One of DC’s more obscure attractions, this little-known museum is tucked away in the hills northwest of Georgetown and houses a...
Battery Kemble Park
Skinny Battery Kemble Park, about a mile long but less than a quarter-mile wide, separates the wealthy Foxhall and Palisades...
Glover Archbold Park
Glover is a sinuous, winding park, extending from Van Ness St NW in Tenleytown down to the western border of Georgetown University. Its...
La Maison Française
La Maison is otherwise known as the French embassy. The beating heart of Gallic DC occupies eight elegantly landscaped acres, anchored...
There are many who claim BlackSalt serves the best seafood in the city. The chef always seems to find new flavors, delving into whatever...
4940 Canal Rd NW · interesting places nearby
Fletcher’s Boathouse information
This boathouse is a few miles upriver from Georgetown (accessible by bike from the C&O Canal & Towpath or by car from Canal Rd). Canoes, kayaks, rowboats, bicycles and fishing licenses are available. Take Reservoir Rd west, which merges with Canal Rd.