COVID-19 OPERATING INFORMATION
Please continue to practice proper social distancing when visiting parks. Park visitors should adhere to the following guidelines:
- Stay home if you are sick.
- Maintain a minimum distance of 6-feet from others.
- Avoid touching shared surfaces.
- Wash and/or sanitize hands frequently.
- Do not park illegally.
The Prince William County Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism continues adapted operations as we move through the Commonwealth’s phased approach to reopening.
Trails, walking paths, open spaces, picnic shelters, playgrounds, and parking lots are currently open at all outdoor parks. Tennis, basketball, volleyball, and pickleball courts are open for play.
The boat ramp at Lake Ridge Park is available for private watercraft launch as well as kayak and stand-up-paddleboard rentals. Jon boat and paddleboat rentals are not currently available. Fishing is permitted at Silver Lake Park, Locust Shade Park, and Lake Ridge Park.
Prince William Golf Course, Forest Greens Golf Course, and Lake Ridge Golf Course are open, as are the skate parks and dog park. Locust Shade Park driving range, mini-golf and batting cages are also open.
The Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation Center and the Chinn Aquatic and Fitness Center are operating in a limited capacity, offering work-out times by appointment for current passholders. The pools at these facilities remain closed.
Historic sites are open for tours accommodating groups of 7 or fewer, 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m.; Thursday through Monday.
Sports fields are available by permit only, please contact the Sports Services Division at 703-792-7060.
Outdoor pools, waterparks, and community centers remain closed. .
Events, organized activities, and rentals within Prince William County’s Parks or at Prince William County Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism facilities are postponed until further notice.
Learn more about the Department’s phased reopening plan HERE.
See guidelines for sports groups and thier use of fields and facilities HERE.
The Prince William County Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism can be reached via phone at 703-792-7060 or via email at email@example.com.