Gardens, Hiking Trails, Paved Trails, Washington, DC

Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens1550 Anacostia Ave NEWashington, DC 20019 This week we visited Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens to see the Lotus and water lilies in bloom! The park is beautiful and covers 700 acres and includes 42 ponds, boardwalks over tidal marshland, and the Anacostia River trail. It is best known for its lotus and water lilies… Continue reading Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

Playgrounds, Splash Pads, Washington, DC

Turkey Thicket Rec Center

Turkey Thicket Rec Center1100 Michigan Ave NEWashington, DC Turkey Thicket Rec Center is located in the Brookland neighborhood of Washington, DC! It has an amazing train-themed playground open year-round and a splash pad (open 10-8 daily through Labor Day.) There is a parking lot available but we missed the turn for it and ended up… Continue reading Turkey Thicket Rec Center