2 Hours Exploring the Great Outdoors in Capitol Riverfront

Discover why The Yards Park has become a playground for both adults and kids, hit the water at the Ballpark Boathouse and cap off your adventure with ice cream.

 

Stop One

Explore Yards Park

355 Water St SE

Stroll along the boardwalk in the award-winning Yards Park and snap a photo in front of the modern, circular pedestrian bridge that serves as the neighborhood’s centerpiece.

 

Stop Two

Set sail from the Ballpark Boathouse

 Potomac Avenue & First Street, SE Rent a canoe or kayak for a unique experience along the Anacostia riverfront. Check out sites like the U.S. Capitol, USS Barry and Fort McNair from the water.

 

Stop Three

Cool off with ice cream

301 Water St. SE

Head to Ice Cream Jubilee for a must-taste treat! This homegrown ice cream shop offers fun and creative flavors that will not disappoint.

 

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