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Distance

Varies miles

Trail Type

Loop

Trail Difficulty

Easy

Δ Elevation (FT)

Minimal

USGS Quad Map(s):  George Washington Birthplace Map

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Washington Gravesites Hike

Virginia

  • Washington family graves in George Washington Birthplace National Monument.
  • Bald Eagle in George Washington Birthplace National Monument.

Activities & Features



Notes

Washington Gravesites Hike takes hikers to the resting place of many of George Washington's family and is great for families with young kids. This hike is a short drive from the greater Washington D.C. area and Richmond. The hike is dog friendly but your pup must on leash. Keep an eye peeled for Bald Eagles and Osprey along the way.

History

32 members and five generations of the Washington family, including George Washington's father, grandfather, and great-grandfather are buried at George Washington's Birthplace National Monument.

Red Tape

Entrance Free
Contact: George Washington Birthplace National Monument 1732 Popes Creek Road Washington's Birthplace, VA 22443

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