Tyson’s Reporter & Fairfax Now: Best beach trips from Northern Virginia

closest beach to DC


I put together some good day trips and some longer drive destinations if you’re looking to explore a new beach:

Day Trips

  • Colonial Beach, Virginia: 90 minutes away from Tysons, easy parking, on the Potomac River so very few waves, shallow water, fishing pier. Cute snow cone and ice cream spot (try the chocolate éclair ice cream!).

Read the full article here on Tyson’s Reporter or here for FFX Now.