Five FREE Family-Friendly Flings – Outdoors Edition
March 20, 2017
Residents of ROSS’ affordable apartments have as many reasons to go out as they do to stay home!
No matter how spacious your ROSS affordable apartment is…
No matter how easy it is to whip up something delicious in your fully equipped kitchen…
No matter how much you enjoy watching the world go by from your balcony…
Sometimes – like when the kids are getting antsy about staying home on a nice day – you just have to get up and go. And that’s the moment you ask yourself “Where?”
To make sure you’re ready for that moment, here are five incredible things to do near ROSS’ affordable apartments that have two things in common: they’re all fun and they’re all completely free of charge!
Location: 1550 Anacostia Ave, NE, Washington, DC 20019
“It’s hard to believe something like this exists right in the city. Numerous ponds are filled with…a variety of interesting aquatic plants [and] any number of marshland residents — frogs, turtles, geese, great blue herons, and more.”
Location: 3001 Connecticut Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20008
“Lions and tigers and bears…and elephants and pandas and gorillas…oh, yeah! What kid doesn’t love to see the beasts they usually only read about in books or see on TV — all in one place? Our zoo has it all, and it seems to get better all the time…”
Location: 3501 New York Ave, NE, Washington, DC 20002
“Its nearly 450 acres contain an amazing variety of plant, tree, and flower collections. Even if little ones aren’t into the flora, there still is plenty they will enjoy…You can hike through woods, cross footbridges over small creeks, and seek out “magic” sitting areas like gazebos and spaces beneath tree canopies.”
Location: 6317 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA 22101
“Unique among DC area playgrounds, Clemyjontri was designed with children of all abilities in mind. Parents are…captivated by the park…not just because they know their kids will have a blast there, but also because…just about any kid can enjoy it.”
Location: 301 Watkins Park Dr, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
“Visit bunnies, chickens, peacocks, ducks, llamas, cows, ponies and sheep at Old Maryland Farm… Head over to the sprawling colorful Wizard of Oz-themed playground. As if all that isn’t enough, Watkins gets even better in the spring, when the antique carousel, train, and mini golf open for the season.”
With spring just around the corner, these outdoor activities are particularly timely…like the full-time savings you’ll enjoy when you live in any of ROSS’ affordable apartments in DC, MD and VA. Come take a tour today!