Mount Vernon High School, Alexandria Virginia, Class of 1960 50th Reunion - Ft. Hunt Park Information
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Ft. Hunt Park Information Mount Vernon High School, Alexandria Virginia, Class of 1960 50th year 2010 reunion
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Click here for a really super-coarse map of the area -> MAP
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Note: Sheraton Suites is at the upper right of this map, just west (left) of the Potomac River, at 801 North St. Asaph Street.

Note: Ft. Hunt Park is at the lower right of this map, again just west (left) of the Potomac River, and just below the 'Stratford' area.


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1. Alexandria map with Sheraton Suites marked as the 'A' teardrop -

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Pretty much the same but with the locator teardrop at Ft. Hunt Park -
NOTE: Our picnic tables are located a little south or 'down' from the locator teardrop,
on the left as you start to turn left around Loop Drive.

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SPECIAL NOTE -
Our original choice of picnic pavilions was sold out from under us. We have opted to contract for areas C-002 and C-003.
These two areas are immediately adjacent to each other and one has a covered pavilion.
Permanent rest facilities are located across the parking lot.

In lieu of posting massaged info here, we are citing links from the Ft. Hunt web site.

Park Regulations

Main covered pavilion area C-002 and C-003


Ft. Hunt's official directions to Ft. Hunt Park
Getting There:
Fort Hunt (VA)
8999 Ft. Hunt Rd
Alexandria VA 22308
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
38.71472, -77.05333
FORT HUNT PARK: DIRECTIONS
8999 Fort Hunt Road, Alexandria, VA 22308.
Off of the George Washington Memorial Parkway, five miles south of Alexandria.
Exit is marked as FORT HUNT PARK.
Go up the hill. Park entrance on left.
Turn right at the T-intersection and follow Loop Road to permitted Area.
Note: The George Washington Memorial Parkway is also variously referred to as the GWMP,
the Mount Vernon Highway, and, in Alexandria, as Washington Street.
Mailing Address:
George Washington Memroial Parkway
c/o Turkey Run Park, McLean, VA 22101
703-289-2500; 202-439-7325
OUR more informal directions to Ft. Hunt Park

From Downtown Washington, DC: Take 14th Street Bridge south towards Virginia.
Take exit for Mt. Vernon/National Airport;
continue south past National Airport, through Old Town Alexandria;
Fort Hunt Park is 5 miles south of Old Town Alexandria (via the George Washington Memorial Parkway);
exit to the right (west) at the sign marked "FORT HUNT ROAD / FORT HUNT PARK".
(IF you pass the Mount Vernon estate, you have gone too far!)

Beltway from Maryland to Alexandria, Virginia: Take very first exit after Wilson Bridge (Mt. Vernon Highway);
this will put you on South Washington Street;
continue south from Old Town Alexandria;
Fort Hunt Park is 5 miles south of Old Town Alexandria (via the George Washington Memorial Parkway);
exit to the right (west) at the sign marked "FORT HUNT ROAD / FORT HUNT PARK".
(IF you pass the Mount Vernon estate, you have gone too far!)

Beltway from Virginia to Alexandria, Virginia: Take Exit 1 North;
go to the first traffic light and take a right on Franklin Street;
go about 3 blocks and take a right on South Washington Street;
continue south from Old Town Alexandria;
Fort Hunt Park is 5 miles south of Old Town Alexandria (via the George Washington Memorial Parkway);
exit to the right (west) at the sign marked "FORT HUNT ROAD / FORT HUNT PARK".
(IF you pass the Mount Vernon estate, you have gone too far!)

NOTE: GEORGE WASHINGTON MEMORIAL PARKWAY, MT. VERNON HIGHWAY AND WASHINGTON STREET
ARE ALL THE SAME ROAD, DEPENDING ON WHERE YOU ARE AT THE MOMENT.


Click here for a really coarse map of the area - MAP
This will take you to an individual map page lacking page navigation options; click your browser's 'Back' button to return here.

Note: The Sheraton Suites is at the upper right of this map, just west (left) of the Potomac River, at 801 N. St. Asaph Street.
Note: Ft. Hunt Park is at the lower right of this map, again just west (left) of the Potomac River, and just below the 'Stratford' area.


Mount Vernon High School, Alexandria Virginia, Class of 1960 50th Reunion - Ft. Hunt Park Information
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