Stafford’s Outdoor Itinerary

Spend two days taking in the outdoors in Stafford, Virginia.

The following is a guide to how you could spend two days exploring the outdoors in Stafford, Virginia.

Day One

  • For the extra adventurous, spend the afternoon with friends and family on the Potomac River. Bring your boat, paddle board, fishing rods, kayak, or canoe.
  • The Potomac River is known as a diverse and popular fishing destination. Snakeheads are as large as 18 pounds have been caught in Stafford. Anglers love the fisheries in Stafford for the vast amounts of bass found here.
  • When you get off the waters or a long day of hiking, have dinner at one of our local restaurants in Stafford, Virginia.
  • Find the best hotel rates in Northern Virginia and stay in one of our 29 hotels.

Day Two

  • Looking for some extra fun and adventure? Visit Stafford’s very own FXBG Axe throwing facility for a fun experience.
  • Watch the breathtaking sunset at Aquia Landing Park. This site was once the end of the Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad line, making it an important transportation point between Washington, DC, and Richmond, Virginia. It was the first place to see naval fire during the Civil War, making it a featured stop on the Civil War Trails. Aquia Landing is also an important stop on the Underground Railroad Network to Freedom. 
  • Keep the party going by visiting one of our local breweries for food trucks, trivia night, or local music and live bands.