Upcoming Events

Crystal City Connector Cleanup

Crystal City Connector Cleanup

Volunteers will remove overgrown vegetation, remove fallen limbs and remove mud and leaves from the trail.

2022 Past Events

2022 Totals: 2 Events – 27 Volunteers – 57 Hours

Monday, January 10th – Storm Cleanup – 1 Volunteer – 1 Hour – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/vCQdwGF3yTRyhLMQ6

Saturday, January 8th – 14th Street Bridge Storm Cleanup – 13 Volunteers – 28 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/1Jb7krptnnKzwNcM7

Sunday, January 2nd – Crystal City Connector Cleanup – 13 Volunteers – 28 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/nsB8j1W7redqCft36

2021 Past Events

2021 Totals: 52 Events – 865 Volunteers – 2,488 Hours – 119 Participants

December Trail Walks – 1 Volunteer – 25 Hours

Saturday, December 18th – Marina Towers Bump Removal – 13 Volunteers – 39 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/S3LtRZd3bYLuSECx6

Saturday, December 11th – Crystal City Connector Cleanup – 17 Volunteers – 36 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/dFyZqsC5EREb59fB7

Saturday, December 4th – Alexandria Culvert Cleanout – 5 Volunteers – 12 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/Y2t2P5mLNvTVnUjy6

November Trail Walks – 1 Volunteer – 11 Hours

Saturday, November 27th – Kudzu Removal By Power Plant Bridge – 6 Volunteers – 13 Hours

Thursday, November 25th – Board Repair on Trollheim Bridge – 2 Volunteers – 4 Hours

Saturday, November 20th – Vegetation Removal at Four Mile Run – 13 Volunteers – 29 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/dk9VdxFYqrR1Frar5

Saturday, November 13th – Vegetation Removal at Four Mile Run – 22 Volunteers – 46 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/5zTz6qKU8LZrKKf87

Wednesday, November 10th – Operation Illumination at Jones Point Park – 1 Volunteer – 2 Hours

Saturday, November 6th – Vegetation Removal at 14th St Bridge – 10 Volunteers – 22 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/KDWnxEfkMAkj69ux6

October Trail Walks – 1 Volunteer – 15 Hours

Sunday, October 31st – 27 Volunteers – 55 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/do6Lhsfc4RPqA9Fh6

Thursday, October 28th – Happy Hour at Gateway Park – 8 participants

Saturday, October 23rd – Trail Bump Removal at Memorial Bridge – 14 Volunteers – 45 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/R7FaHcqucC3ALcep6

Wednesday, October 20th – Bridge 31 Board Repair – 1 Volunteer – 3 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/pt6hSw9hri5wCn9o7

Saturday, October 9th – Belle Haven Park with DAR – 14 Volunteers – 38 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/Ee1EysLPXcRZd99t5

Sunday, October 3rd – Culvert Cleaning Cruise – 11 Volunteers – 35 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/f2vJZjwThHTrmF3B6

September Trail Walks – 1 Volunteer – 20 Hours

Thursday, September 30th – Bridge 1 Non-Slip Paint – 1 Volunteer – 3 Hours

Wednesday, September 29th – Bridge 1 Non-Slip Paint – 1 Volunteer – 3 Hours

Saturday, September 25th – Bridge 3, 4 and 5 Maintenance – 4 Volunteers – 18 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/qLAK72kpBhYEKAK36

Tuesday, September 21st – Bridge 27 Non Slip Paint – 1 Volunteer – 4 Hours

Saturday, September 18th – Gravelly Point Trash Cleanup – 46 Volunteers – 61 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/gD7ktwbx2ftgVQ4d6

Tuesday, September 14th – Root Heave Removal at Daingerfield S-Curve – 1 Volunteer – 2 Hours

Saturday, September 11th – Bridge 15 Cleanup and Vegetation Management – 9 Volunteers – 41.5 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/ywmM54LLBESHAFLU6

Saturday, September 4th – Crystal City Connector Cleanup – 15 Volunteers – 39 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/GZHVrPqN4E4GpmEQ7

Friday, September 3rd – Root Heave Repair at Four Mile Run – 1 Volunteer – 4 Hours: Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/9QbMejWwxsjfy3Fw5

August Trash Cleanup Walks – 1 Volunteer – 18 Hours

Saturday, August 28th – Bridge 28 Cleaning and Vegetation Management – 14 Volunteers – 44 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/b9oswqBFWVLYRW6H6

Saturday, August 21st – Vegetation Removal at Four Mile Run Intersection – 16 Volunteers – 35 Hours

Saturday, August 14th – Crystal City Connector Cleanup – 26 Volunteers – 55 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/hiHcWcRbDgoyD9fG8

Saturday, August 7th – Bridge 23 Cleaning and Vegetation Management – 8 Volunteers – 25 Hours

August 3 – Root Heave Documentation and Report – 1 Volunteer – 15 Hours

July Trash Cleanup Walks – 1 Volunteer – 15 Hours

Saturday, July 31st – Bridge 23 Cleaning – 8 Volunteers – 25 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/VsuDsixt1QtepzDf7

Friday, July 30th – Trash Cleanup at Gravelly Point with Clark Construction – 17 Volunteers – 18 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/kjHHFpyy1nrunnbk6

Saturday, July 24th – Kudzu Removal at the Power Plant Bridge – 21 Volunteers – 40 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/i6XypGKFoh56zSH3A

Saturday, July 17th – Bridge 16 Cleaning – 13 Volunteers – 47 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/SF5cy238xYrcd5za9

Saturday, July 10th – Vegetation Removal at the 14th St Bridge – 7 Volunteers – 21 Hours – https://photos.app.goo.gl/g5px4RwmjUkUJcGf6

June Trash Cleanup Walks – 1 Volunteer – 12 Hours

Monday, June 28th – Root Heave Documentation – 1 Volunteer – 2 Hours

Sunday, June 27th – Vegetation Removal at the Daingerfield S-Curve – 11 Volunteers – 28 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/3C2BDjiZ1LQty44X8

Wednesday, June 23rd – Root Heave Documentation 1 Volunteer – 3.5 Hours

Saturday, June 19th – Firefly, Beaver and Bat Walk – 3 Volunteers – 4 Hours – 30 Participants – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/h1BdrHWstuvbw6QM7

Saturday, June 19th – Vegetation Removal at Four Mile Run Intersection – 24 Volunteers – 51 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/6Vq5wHdQAgXzuRaq8

Tuesday, June 15th – Pothole Repair and Vegetation Management – 2 Hours

Saturday, June 12th – Invasive Vegetation Management near Riverside Park – 18 Volunteers – 31 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/Fwvci4QgoyjKW8BR6

Thursday, June 9th – Pressure Washing and Vegetation Management at Bridge 16 – 1 Volunteer – 3 Hours

Saturday, June 5th – Vegetation Removal Near Marina Towers – 26 Volunteers – 58 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/aAo4Pd4nNNvBugAUA

May Trash Cleanup Walks – 2 Volunteers – 12 Hours

Monday, May 31st – Vegetation Management at 14th St Bridge – 19 Volunteers – 46 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/YEXdsyjeRKQodKrP7

Saturday, May 22nd – Bridge 4 Cleaning – 7 Volunteers – 25 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/9TnbSbCb3u3hsZaG8

Friday, May 21st – Bike to Work Day Afternoon Pit Stop – 1 Volunteer – 3 Hours – 62 Participants

Thursday, May 20th – GWMP Public Meeting on Mount Vernon Trail Corridor Study – 1 Volunteer – 3 Hours – 27 Participants

Sunday, May 16th – Trash Cleanup at Gravelly Point by Pack 2473, Den 8 – 16 Volunteers – 25 Hours

Sunday, May 16th – Bridge 26 Cleaning – 5 Volunteers – 18 Hours

Sunday, May 9th – Power Plant Bridge Kudzu Removal – 1 Volunteer – 1 Hour

Saturday, May 1st – Bridge 1 Cleaning – 7 Volunteers – 25 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/fEsFT3t85HbKVY2A9

April Trash Cleanup Walks – 1 Volunteer – 10 Hours

Sunday, April 25th – Riverside Park Cleanup – 14 Volunteers – 31 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/q3SkZjzbN52sYBqBA

Sunday, April 25th – Bridge 3 Cleaning – 5 Volunteers – 19 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/Drsp71Lg1EzyYPkE8

Saturday, April 24th – Riverside Park Cleanup – 18 Volunteers – 40 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/djyeWvXbRuYKz7KG8

Saturday, April 24th – Bridge 3 Cleaning – 7 Volunteers – 22 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/aiDZGU9JKYCoKE3n6

Saturday, April 17th (1 p.m. to 4 p.m.) – Bridge 31 Cleaning – 4 Volunteers – 15 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/8T9LLZ5cYDX5tQbh9

Saturday, April 17th (9 a.m. to Noon) – Bridge 31 Cleaning – 5 Volunteers – 18 Hours

Tuesday, April 13th – Pothole Repair at Jones Point – 1 Volunteer – 2 hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/5f8966uUGa5WA3Gp6

Saturday, April 10th – Alice Ferguson Foundation Potomac River Cleanup – 40 Volunteers – 83 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/RUJmUmoxKzDgRf3m9

Monday, April 5th – Non-slip paint on Bridge 26 – 1 Volunteer – 2 hours

Saturday, April 3rd – Vegetation removal at Daingerfield S-Curve – 14 Volunteers – 31 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/yqNAWEvChmD6G69M7

Saturday, March 27th – Trail edging and invasive vegetation removal – 9 Volunteers – 25 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/RQpaTSZMp48PCGdi8

Saturday, March 21st – Trash cleanup at Gravelly Point – 13 Volunteers – 26 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/ZPDJWXCF2Pzt1zrDA

Saturday, March 20th – Trail edging and invasive vegetation removal – 17 Volunteers – 39 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/5AHG8txcp6Kzrryb9

Saturday, March 14th – Invasive vine removal at Marina Towers – 10 Volunteers – 23 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/AuZVgNrMA2BensNh7

Saturday, March 13th – Trail edging and invasive vegetation removal – 18 Volunteers – 39 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/ytPsh4sFJZosGeEV7

Saturday, March 6th from 10 a.m. to noon – Trail edging and invasive vegetation removal – 15 Volunteers – 33 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/D4mT8WQf5tNgwFdb9

Saturday, March 6th from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. – Trail edging and invasive vegetation removal – 9 Volunteers – 21 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/8dDFNYhWa7TmFid28

Saturday, February 27th – Trail edging and invasive vegetation removal – 13 Volunteers – 32 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/mEn7QHWHF2jfmUi57

Monday, February 15th – Presidents Day Event – English Ivy removal near Marina Towers in Alexandria. – 19 Volunteers – 44 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/Wt6UcWipic2iQjhk8

Saturday, February 6th – Trail edging and invasive vegetation removal – 14 Volunteers – 32 Hours Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/g9VLg4a4a4zXyVWT6

Saturday, January 30th – Trail edging for drainage improvement and English ivy removal – 9 Volunteers – 21 Hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/RPFEGvHSP45Q7F2Q8

Saturday, January 23rd – Trail edging for drainage improvement and English ivy removal – 16 Volunteers – 35 hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/HSqqdgnwgEC4LMxz5

Monday, January 18th – MLK Day of Service – English Ivy removal near Marina Towers in Alexandria. – 49 volunteers – 102 hours – Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/fkNPLMnATe9iGGKg9

Saturday, January 16th – Trail edging for drainage improvement and English ivy removal – 20 volunteers – 44 hours

Sunday, January 10th – Trail edging – 1 volunteer – 5 hours

Saturday, January 9th – Trail edging for drainage improvement and English ivy removal – 21 volunteers – 49 hours

Saturday, January 2nd – Trail edging for drainage improvement and English ivy removal – 15 volunteers – 33 hours


2020 Past Events

2020 Totals: 14 Events -109 Volunteers – 275.5 Hours

Saturday, December 19th – Bridge 1 Powerwashing – 6 volunteers – 20 Hours

Saturday, December 12th – Bridge 27 (Marina Towers) bridge cleaning and loose board repair – 8 volunteers – 22 Hours

Sunday, December 6th – Kudzu removal on power plant bridge – 20 Volunteers – 43 Hours

Saturday, December 5th – Bridge 31 power washing – 11 Volunteers – 25 Hours

Sunday, November 29th – Kudzu removal on power plant bridge. – 8 Volunteers -23 Hours

Saturday, November 28th – Kudzu removal on power plant bridge – 10 Volunteers – 26 Hours

Friday, November 20th – English Ivy removal in Dyke Marsh. – 1 Volunteer – 2 Hours

Thursday, November 19th – Bridge 31 Loose Board Fixes – 6 Volunteers – 14 Hours

Thursday, November 19th – NPS Document Review – 2 Volunteers – 3 Hours

Tuesday, November 17th – Kudzu removal on power plant bridge – 6 Volunteers – 18 Hours

Saturday, November 14th – Bridge 31 Loose Board Repair – 11 Volunteers – 24 Hours

Saturday, November 7th – Bridge 31 Deck Board Cleaning – 4 Volunteers – 14.5 hours

Saturday, October 31st – Bridge 31 Deck Board Cleaning – 10 Volunteers – 25 Hours

Saturday, October 10 – Trollheim Bridge Cleaning – 6 Volunteers – 16 Hours


2019 Past Events

1/14 – Snow clearing in LBJ Memorial Grove – 11 volunteers – 55 Total Hours

1/18 – Martin Luther King Jr Day of Service – Trail Cleanup at Belle Haven Park – 32 volunteers for 64 total hours

2/8 – Winter Bike to Work Day Happy Hour – 2 volunteers – 6 total hours

2/18 – Presidents Day History Ride – 25 participants

April – Friends of the Mount Vernon Trail Photo Scavenger Hunt

4/4-6 – East Coast Greenway Mid-Atlantic Conference Presentation

4/13 – Alice Ferguson Cleanup at Daingerfield Island – 23 volunteers for 46 total hours


2018 Past Events

National Public Lands Day Trail Cleanup – 9/22/18 – 8 volunteers – 16 total hours

Trail Counts – September and October – 4 volunteers – 16 total hours

Junior Ranger Ride and Walk – 11/3/18 – 2 volunteers

Bike Light Giveaways – 11/7/18 – 2 volunteers – 4 total hours

Tour de Mount Vernon – 11/17/18 – 5 volunteers – 15 total hours

Ride along with GWMP acting CoS for Memorial Bridge safety improvements – 12/14/18 – 1 volunteer – 2 total hours