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Event Travel and Lodging Information

Reston, VA lies northwest of Washington, DC and is served by major airports and interstate highways.

 Air Transport: Reston, VA is 5 miles from Dulles International Airport with service to and from many cities.

Road Transport: Interstate Highways I-95, I-66 and I-270 serve the Washington, DC area as well as major state routes. Please see Google Maps to find a route from your location.

 Directions to Lake Audubon From the Washington Beltway (I-495):

  • Lake Audubon is located at 2070 Twin Branches Rd., Reston, VA 20191, 703-620-9801 (pool phone). To get to the lake from the beltway:
  • Take the Dulles Toll Road (West 267).
  • Exit at Wiehle Avenue (exit 13).
  • Turn left onto Wiehle Avenue.
  • Cross over the Wiehle Avenue bridge.
  • Turn left on Sunrise Valley Drive at the dead end.
  • Turn right on South Lakes Drive.
  • At the next light, turn left onto Twin Branches Road. (Shopping center is on the right).
  • The entrance to the lake is 1/2 mile on the right.

Park anywhere on Twin Branches Road or Glade Drive (next street after passing the lake). No parking is allowed in the Lake Audubon or pool parking lots except for event officials and handicapped persons.

Hotel Accommodations:

There are numerous hotels 15-30 minutes from the lake that can be found using online search sites. The following hotels provide accommodations close to the lake:

Host Hotel: Marriott Courtyard, Herndon Reston (4.3 miles, 10 minutes to lake), 533 Herndon Parkway, Herndon, VA 20170, 1-703-478-9400.

Guests may call 800-321-2211 and reference the ‘Jim Mcdonnell Lake Swim room block‘ at the Courtyard Herndon/Reston to make reservations at the group rate.

Please note the following for the Jim McDonnell Lake Swim Room Block

      Start date: 5/25/2018
      End date: 5/27/2018
      Last day to book: 4/27/2018

Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate: Courtyard Herndon Reston for 89.00 USD per night
Please note the cut-off date listed above, and make your reservations prior to this date.

Sheraton Reston (2.3 miles, 6 minutes to lake), 11810 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, 703-620-9000.

Hyatt Regency Reston (3.0 miles, 8 minutes to lake), 1800 Presidents Street, Reston, VA 20190, 703-709-1234. This hotel is located in the Reston Town Center.

Reston Campgrounds:

Lake Fairfax Park (3.6 miles, 8 minutes to lake), 1400 Lake Fairfax Drive, Reston, VA 20190, 703-471-5415.


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