Anacostia Community Boathouse

1900 M Street, SEAnacostia
Washington, DC 20005
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From Virginia via I-395:

  • From VA, follow 395 North, across the Potomac, approximately 3 miles
  • Once past the Maine Avenue exit, stay in the left lane of the freeway, following signs for Pennsylvania Avenue. (I-395 will exit to the right to the Capitol and Senate buildings. Do not follow I-395 North; stay left for the stadium.)
  • Pass the exit for I-295. Stay in the far left lane and proceed straight in the direction of RFK Stadium/DC Armory
  • The road will split at the Pennsylvania Exit. Stay in the left lane and travel through the tunnel towards the end of the freeway. (Do not take the ramp up to Pennsylvania Ave.)
  • The road will flow directly into the RFK Access Road, where you will be greeted by parking volunteers
  • Please ignore any signs that say “Restricted Access”, “Official Vehicles Only”. We are approved to use this route to reach the RFK Access Road for regatta parking.
  • Follow pedestrian bridge to boathouse.

 
From Maryland/I-95 South/I-295 South/US 50 West:

  • From 95 South, take the Beltway/I-95 South/I-495 East to Exit 22B—Balt/Wash Pkwy South
  • At the split with US 50, stay to the left toward I-295/Alexandria (From US 50 West, take the MD-201 S/Kenilworth Ave exit toward I-295/Alexandria)
  • I-295 S/MD-201 S becomes DC-295. Continue on DC-295 S 4.2 mi.
  • Take right-hand exit for I-695 W.
  • After crossing the bridge, take first exit for M Street/Washington Navy Yard.
  • Turn left at stoplight onto M St SE.
  • At second stoplight, turn right onto 9th St SE.
  • After two blocks, take a slight right to merge onto the Southeast Freeway. Get into the left lane.
  • The road will split at the Pennsylvania Exit. Stay in the left lane and travel through the tunnel toward the end of the freeway. (Do not take the ramp up to Pennsylvania Ave.)
  • The road will flow directly into the RFK Access Road, where you will be greeted by parking volunteers.
  • Please ignore any signs that say “Restricted Access”, “Official Vehicles Only”. We are approved to use this route to reach the RFK Access Road for regatta parking.
  • Follow pedestrian bridge to boathouse.

 
From NW/SW/NE DC:

  • Get on Southeast/Southwest Freeway going East (toward the Anacostia)
  • Stay in left lane, past exits for I-395 and I-295.
  • At split with Pennsylvania Avenue, stay left and go under tunnel.
  • The road will flow directly into the RFK Access Road, where you will  be greeted by parking volunteers.
  • Please ignore any signs that say “Restricted Access”, “Official Vehicles Only”. We are approved to use this route to reach the RFK Access Road for regatta parking.
  • Follow pedestrian bridge to boathouse.

 
Directions from Boathouse to RFK Access Road Parking

  • From boathouse (M St SE) turn right at third light onto 9th St SE
  • After two blocks, take slight right onto the Southeast Freeway. Get into the left lane.
  • The road will split at the Pennsylvania Exit. Stay in the left lane and travel through the tunnel toward the end of the freeway. (Do not take the ramp up to Pennsylvania Ave.)
  • The road will flow directly into the RFK Access Road, where you will be greeted by parking volunteers.
  • Please ignore any signs that say “Restricted Access”, “Official Vehicles Only”. We are approved to use this route to reach the RFK Access Road for regatta parking.