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GW-Mount Vernon Athletic Complex

GW-Mount Vernon Athletic Complex
2100 Foxhall Road, NW
Washington, DC
(soccer, lacrosse, softball and tennis)
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BY CAR FROM POINTS NORTH
  • Take I-95 South to I-495 West.
  • Take the Wisconsin Avenue exit toward Washington D.C.
  • Follow Wisconsin Avenue through Bethesda and Chevy Chase.
  • Turn right at Tenley Circle onto Nebraska Avenue through Ward Circle.
  • Turn left at Foxhall Road
  • Follow Foxhall Road for 1.5 miles and turn right onto Whitehaven Street.
  • The entrance to the Mount Vernon campus will be on your right.
BY CAR FROM POINTS WEST:
  • Take Route 66 East to Exit 73 (Key Bridge/Rosslyn exit) onto Lee Highway.
  • Turn left at the third light onto North Lynn (Key Bridge).
  • Cross Key Bridge and turn left onto Canal road.
  • Bear right uphill onto Foxhall Road.
  • Follow Foxhall Road and turn left onto Whitehaven Street.
  • The entrance to the Mount Vernon campus will be on your right.
BY CAR FROM POINTS SOUTH:
  • Take Route 1 North for 1.5 miles
  • Bear left onto 110 toward the Pentagon and Key Bridge/Rosslyn.
  • Turn right onto Lynn Street (Key Bridge).
  • Cross Key Bridge and turn left onto Canal road
  • Bear right uphill onto Foxhall Road.
  • Follow Foxhall Road and turn left onto Whitehaven Street
  • The entrance to the Mount Vernon campus will be on your right.
GW STUDENTS FROM FOGGY BOTTOM CAMPUS:
  • The Vern Express is the free shuttle service that connects the Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon campuses with service offered 24/7 during the academic year and on a more limited basis during the summer and winter breaks.

    Vern Express Schedule

From the North (Maryland):

Urban Route:
Take I-95 South to I-495 West. Take the Wisconsin Avenue (Route 355) exit towards Washington, D.C. Follow Wisconsin Ave. south through Bethesda and Chevy Chase. Turn right at Tenley Circle onto Nebraska Ave. Follow Nebraska through Ward Circle and turn left at Foxhall Road. Follow Foxhall Rd. for approximately 1.5 miles. Turn right onto Whitehaven Parkway. The entrance to Mount Vernon is on your right.

Suburban Route:
Take I-95 South to I-495 West. Take the Glen Echo exit (#40). Follow the Glen Echo exit to MacArthur Blvd. exit. At the stop sign, turn right onto MacArthur Blvd. Follow MacArthur Blvd. for about 4 miles to Whitehaven Parkway. Turn left onto Whitehaven. The entrance to Mount Vernon is on your left.

From the South (Virginia):
Take I-95 North to 395 North (towards Washington, D.C). Take the Washington Blvd/Route 27 exit towards the Pentagon/Rosslyn. Pass the Pentagon and follow signs carefully to Rosslyn/Key Bridge. You will first veer right, then have to merge left, and then merge right across three lanes of traffic. At the top of the Rosslyn exit, turn right onto North Lynn St. Follow North Lynn St. through Rosslyn, and this road will take you directly to the Key Bridge. (See directions from Key Bridge)

From Dulles Airport:
Take the Dulles Access Road to Route 66 East (Please note: Route 66 East is restricted to HOV-2 only between the hours of 6:30 am and 9:30 am). Follow Route 66 East to the Key Bridge/Rosslyn exit, which will put you on Lee Highway. Turn left at the third light onto North Lynn St., which will lead directly to the Key Bridge. (See directions from Key Bridge)

From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport:
Take Route 1 North for 1.5 miles. Bear left onto 110 towards the Pentagon and Key Bridge/Rosslyn. Turn right onto North Lynn St, which will lead directly to the Key Bridge. (See directions from Key Bridge)

From Key Bridge:
Turn left off of the Key Bridge onto Canal St. Stay to the right and this street will become Foxhall Road (Canal Street will veer off to the left at the light). Follow Foxhall Road up the hill, past the intersections with MacArthur Blvd. and Reservoir Road. Once you pass the German Embassy (large white building at the top of the hill) Mount Vernon will be on your left (approx. 1.5 miles from Key Bridge). Turn left onto Whitehaven Parkway. The entrance to Mount Vernon is on your right.

From Chain Bridge:
Turn right off of Chain Bridge onto Canal Street. Turn left onto Arizona Ave. and make a right onto MacArthur Blvd. Follow MacArthur Blvd. for less than 1 mile to Whitehaven Parkway. Turn left onto Whitehaven Parkway. The entrance to Mount Vernon will be on your left.

From Washington, D.C:
From Connecticut, Wisconsin or Massachusetts Ave.:
Take Nebraska Ave. south (toward American University). Once past Massachusetts Ave, turn left onto Foxhall Road at the third light. Follow Foxhall Road approx. 1.5 miles, then turn right onto Whitehaven Pkwy. The entrance to Mount Vernon is on your right.

From M Street (Georgetown):
Follow M Street, NW through Georgetown, past the Key Bridge. Stay to the right and this street will become Foxhall Road (Canal St. will veer off to the left at the light). Follow Foxhall Rd. up the hill, past the intersections with MacArthur Blvd. and Reservoir Rd. Once you pass the German Embassy (large white building at the top of the hill) the Mount Vernon Campus will be on your left. Turn left at Whitehaven Pkwy. The entrance to Mount Vernon is on your right.

From Whitehurst Parkway
Follow Whitehurst Parkway and go under the Key Bridge. Move to the left lane in order to make a left turn onto Canal St. (by the Exxon Station). Stay to the right and this street will become Foxhall Road (Canal St. will veer off to the left at the light). Follow Foxhall Rd. up the hill, past the intersections with MacArthur Blvd. and Reservoir Road. Once you pass the German Embassy (large white building at the top of the hill) Mount Vernon will be on your left (approx. 1.5 miles from Key Bridge). Turn left onto Whitehaven Parkway. The entrance to Mount Vernon is on your right.

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