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Hemlock Overlook Regional Park

Important Notices

COVID-19 & the VBWT: Be Safe While OutdoorsDWR encourages you to be safe while outdoors. Before heading out, first check with individual sites on the Virginia Bird & Wildlife Trail for any COVID-19 policies or closures. This information is typically posted on a site's own website. Remember to maintain CDC social distancing guidelines while enjoying the outdoors.


Hemlock Overlook Regional Park offers miles of trails as well as a fully equipped Outdoor Education Center and environmental education programs managed by Adventure Links. Watch for a variety of woodpeckers and forest songbirds as well as  an assortment of shade butterflies and damselflies, such as the powdered dancer. During spring migration keep an eye out for a variety of warbler species that may be passing through.


Physical Address: 13220 Yates Ford Road, Clifton, VA 20124

From previous site on the Bull Run Loop of VBWT:

From the exit at the upper parking lot for Bull Run Marina, cross Old Yates Ford Road and drive onto Kinchloe Road (a partially paved road). Proceed north to Yates Ford Road, and go west (left) 1.4 miles to Hemlock Overlook Regional Park.

Location & Directions

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Site Information

  • Site Contact: NOVA Parks: Feedback@NVRPA.org, 703-352-5900 and Adventure Links: info@adventurelinks.net, 800-877-0954
  • Website
  • Access: Free, Daily, Dawn - Dusk

Seasonal Bird Observations


  • Environmental Study Area
  • Hiking Trails
  • Parking
  • Restrooms