Originally written by Deena Westenhofer, edited by Nicole Warner 2/14/22.

Spring break is synonymous with family or solo trips to exotic sunny destinations. It's a time when adults can kick back with a frosty beverage in hand while the kids enjoy freedom from school and homework. Here are a few fun outdoor spring break experiences that you can enjoy solo, with friends, or with family in Prince William, VA this spring. 




1) Scenic Hikes

Whether you're new to hiking or an avid trailblazer, Prince William, VA has 38 square miles of scenic parks and a wide variety of hiking trails to enjoy. Hike through hallowed grounds, challenge your stamina, or enjoy a family-friendly excursion.


2) Aquatic Adventures

Kayak along the Occoquan River, fish off the sandy shores of Leesylvania State Park or learn to sail on the Potomac. Prince William’s waterfront playground provides a variety of recreational activities for you to explore.


3) Farms & Farmers Markets 

Experience farm life first-hand, explore local produce and specialty items at farmers' markets, volunteer at an animal sanctuary or enjoy a scenic trail ride.


4) Breweries, Wineries and Distilleries

Savor the moment along our Steins Vines & Moonshine Trail, where you'll enjoy more than 20 craft breweries, wineries, distilleries & tasting rooms.