Fishing Clinic (6-Adult)
Students learn fishing techniques that work for catching fish at Lake Fairfax. Bring your own rod and reel. A limited number of rods are available for rent for $15. A supply fee of $10 covers bait and lures that are provided. Class fee includes a daily fishing pass. Virginia freshwater fishing license required but not available for sale at the site.
Geocaching Workshop (8-Adult)
Students learn to use hand-held Global Positioning System (GPS) units to locate hidden treasure caches within Burke Lake Park. After learning how to enter latitude and longitude coordinates into a GPS, students follow the coordinates to find a hidden object, container or unique geological feature. Bring your own GPS; a limited number are available to borrow from instructor at class.
(8-Adult) Orienteering is the sport of navigation with map and compass. It's easy to learn, but always challenging. Participants learn how to use a compass, read a topographic map and navigate orienteering courses. Compass required.