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Escape From the Everyday at Rock Spring Park

If you’re like most people, your day-to-day life follows the same basic routine: wake up, get ready, go to work, come home, try to find a little time for yourself, then get ready to head to bed before doing it all over again the next morning. No matter how much you like your job, your apartment, or the people you see every day, this can get to be monotonous. One great way to break this cycle of boredom is by finding a chance to get some fresh air and spending some time outside. If you’re looking for a quiet spot to do just that, look no further than

This Arlington hidden gem takes up a cozy two acres and features a walking path and benches—take a stroll through the trees to get your blood flowing or sit a spell and enjoy the sounds of nature that surround you. With the breeze blowing and birds chirping, you’d be hard-pressed to not find a sense of relaxation. 

Stop by Rock Spring Park over your lunch break to savor your salad in the sunshine, or visit in the evening to unwind from a busy day. You’ll want to return to take a deep breath, and escape your daily routine, again and again.