The Prince George's County section of the Anacostia River Trail from Bladensburg Road to Route 50/DC Boundary will open October 1st with a 10am dedication ceremony and a couple of bike rides. RIght now it is kind of a trail to nowhere, but when DC builds the NE section of the Anacostia Riverwalk Trail it will connect to this and should create a new route between the two jurisdictions.
The event will be at
4601 Annapolis Road
Bladensburg, Maryland 20710
Saturday, October 1, 2011 at 10 am
Please R.S.V.P. by Tuesday, September 27
by Calling 301-446-3300, TTY 301-446-3302 or go to
You are encouraged to bring a bicycle and helmet to participate in either the 2-mile or 12-mile Cycle Maryland ride following the ceremony. Please let pgparks know of any special accommodations needed to attend the ceremony or participate in the ride.
For more information on Cycle Maryland, please visit the website at: www.cycle.maryland.gov.
Directions: from the Capital Beltway / I-95 take exit 17, Landover Road (Route 202) toward Bladensburg. Follow Route 202 toward Peace Cross. Just before Peace Cross turn left into Bladensburg Waterfront Park at 4601 Annapolis Road and park in lot at end of park.