Directions to ACBA and other Regatta Sites
Directions to ACBA and other Regatta Sites – Anacostia Community Boathouse
Cross the Potomac using the Wilson Bridge. Exit onto Rte. 295, and follow the signs toward Washington. Take the second Navy Yard exit (the first is Anacostia Naval Station). At M Street turn right continue to the end. 1900 M Street, SE Washington, DC
Alternatively, using I-395 N, head east on Southeast/Southwest Freeway. Exit at 6th Street, SE. Continue straight and turn right on 7th Street SE. At the traffic light, turn left on M Street, SE. Continue all the way to the end of M Street 1900 M Street, SE Washington, DC
Sandy Run Regional Park on the Occoquan Reservoir
Take I-95 South to Exit 163 (Lorton). Turn right onto Lorton Road (Rte. 642). Lorton Road becomes Furnace Road (Rte. 611). OR Take U.S. Route 1 South and turn right onto Lorton Road(Rte. 642), which becomes Furnace Road.Then, continue on Furnace Road to the stop sign at Ox Road (Rte. 123). Turn right and go 1.2 miles,making a left onto Hampton Road (Fountainhead Regional Park sign). Follow Hampton Road 0.8 miles, then make a slight left onto Van Thompson Road. Follow the paved road to the gate of Sandy Run Regional Park. You will be directed to parking once you reach the park. Alternatively, take the Fairfax County Parkway to Lee Chapel Road (Rte. 643) South. After 1.0 miles, turn left onto Ox Road (Rte. 123). After 1.8 miles, turn right onto Hampton Road. From here follow directions above. https://www.macaupoker99a.com/
Georgetown Regatta Site—Thompson Boat Center
Thompson Boat Center is located in Washington DC just off the Rock Creek Parkway. You may cross the Potomac using either the Memorial Bridge or the Key Bridge. Using Memorial Bridge, stay in the left lane as you cross the bridge, and bear left in front of the Lincoln Memorial. Take the first legal left turn onto 23rd Street. Several blocks north, make a left onto Virginia Avenue, NW. Follow Virginia Ave until it dead ends into Rock Creek Parkway. Stay in the left hand lane, cross the parkway, and you may drop your rower off in the parking lot. You may not park there. For parking, go left onto Rock Creek as you leave the parking lot, get into the right hand lane, take the “K” Street exit, and parking is available along K Street, or in a lot at the base of Wisconsin Avenue. If you prefer to use Key Bridge, make a right onto “M” Street, a right onto Wisconsin Avenue, to the commercial lot under the Whitehurst Freeway.
Baltimore Rowing Club
Take I295 North toward Baltimore. Take the exit toward Westport. Merge onto Wenburn St.Turn right at Annapolis Rd. Slight left at Waterview Ave.
Parking at the Anacostia Boathouse is located on the street, under the bridge and in adjacent unpaved lot.There is little parking at the Georgetown site, but there is a commercial lot available. Parking at Sandy Run/Occoquan is $10 per car (rowers included). At Sandy Run, a shuttle van runs between the upper parking lot and the finish line for a $2 fee each way. You can also make the 15–20 minute hike.