Department of Parks and Recreation



Glencarlyn Park Sign

Glencarlyn Park Playground

Glencarlyn Park Stream

Compass301 S. Harrison St.
Arlington, VA 22204
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Adjacent to the Long Branch Nature Center, this beautiful 95-acre park offers a whole host of family activities. From picnic areas, to fishing, to nature trails and a dog park, this park has it all!

Park Features

Parking Lot Restrooms Accessible Restroom Drinking Fountain Picnic Shelter Picnic Tables Charcoal Grills Stream Trout Fishing Bridge Playground Paved Trail Nature Trail Community Canine Area Ornamental/Rose Garden Amphitheater

Amenities: Restrooms (accessible), Portable Toilets (April-October), Water Fountains, Rental Picnic Shelter (shelter #1 - accessible portable toilets, shelter #2 - accessible restrooms and water fountain), Picnic Tables, Charcoal Grills, Stream (Should my dog play in the stream? - PDF), Bridge, Paved Trail, Nature Trails, Community Canine Area, Ornamental Garden (Demonstration gardens at near by Long Branch Nature Center), Amphitheater

Fields & Courts: School-Age Playground (combination school-age and pre-school)

Map: Downloadable Park Map ( PDF icon PDF)

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Last Modified: April 14, 2014
2100 Clarendon Blvd. Arlington, VA 22201 Tel: 703-228-3000 TTY: 703-228-4611