Battle of Bladensburg Waterfront Park

Boy in a kayak Photo
Enjoy Bladensburg Waterfront Park, located on the scenic Anacostia River, one of the most historic waterways in America! Explore the river by boat or the hiker/biker trails linking to the Anacostia Tributary Trail System, which links to Washington, D.C.


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4601 Annapolis Rd
Bladensburg, MD
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Rated 2 by redmaypril

July 02, 2022



We drove the half hour to BWP only to be told that they were cancelling all kayaks for the day, because it might storm. We arrived at 11am, storms weren't expected until late afternoon. The sky was...

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Rated 5 by zeromostel22201

September 18, 2019


Kayak rental

Rented two kayaks with a friend on a Thursday morning. Nobody was on the river. Very quiet, calm, pretty and restful paddle down the Anacostia to the Aquatic Gardens lagoon. We thought the kayaks...

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Rated 1 by Pewpac

August 10, 2019



One of the dirtiest Rivers I have ever been in kayaking, there's broken glass bottles on the boat launch ramp and trash everywhere, absolutely disgusting I will never go back

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