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Photograph Dyke Marsh
Dyke Marsh is located south of Alexandria and the beltway near Potomac River. We will start in the Park area and walk to the Marina. From there we will walk down Dyke Marsh Trail (Haul Road) to the end and back. 1250 Mount Vernon Trail, Alexandria, VA 22307 Enter these numbers in Google Maps as the destination and it take you directly to the parking lot:[masked],[masked] Here is a better map and guide: Bring water, comfortable shoes, tripod, fully charged batteries and empty memory cards... We will walk from the parking lot to the Potomac River and then head south through the Marina. Then go back to the road and walk towards the parking lot and take a left down Haul Road. It is about half a mile down the path to a boardwalk where it dead-ends. At 9:00 AM, we will leave for breakfast at Primo Family Restaurant, 1636 Belleview Blvd, Alexandria, VA. The Challenge is Triangles - Best image with Triangles will be featured on the front page of the website and bragging rights. By sending in an RSVP and joining this meetup event hosted by the Virginia Beltway Photography Meetup, I agree to abide by the rules and regulations (where applicable) of the event location and I am also agreeing to the terms of the following release and waiver of liability, which shall be binding on my heirs, executors, administrators, successors, and assigns. In consideration of my (and my child’s) participation in the Virginia Beltway Photography Meetup, I do hereby release, discharge, and hold harmless the Organizer, its members, officers, directors, employees and the leader(s) of this event from any and all liability by reason of any damage, loss, expenses, or injury arising from my (and my child’s) participation in this event, including that caused solely or in part by the fault of any and all of the above-named parties.

Belle Haven Picnic Area

1250 Mount Vernon Trail · ALEXANDRIA, VA


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