Sandy Point State Park

Best Places to Go for a Swim Near D.C.What better way to cool off, and burn some calories, than going for a swim. Pack the car and head on out to one of these best destinations to go for a swim near D.C. and start relaxing today.
Best Weekend Getaways In The Washington DC AreaMany weekend getaways can be enjoyed in less than a three-hour drive outside of DC. These prime locations offer activities for all personalities from outdoor play to theater to shopping and more.
Best Public Beaches, Reservoirs to Spend a Summer Day in D.C.These three beaches are within a short drive D.C., so you don't need to worry about buying airline tickets or spending a huge amount of money to enjoy sand and sun.