Gaithersburg | Zip Trip: 5 Must Stops

- There are so many fun things to do when visiting Gaithersburg it's hard to keep count! Here are THE 5 MUST STOPS that you just can't miss when taking your own Zip Trip!

THE KENTLANDS - The Kentlands is the first "new urbanism" community in the country. Built around the historic Kentlands farm in the late 80's, the first residents moved in in 1991. Many historic landmarks are still in use today. The mansion is a great venue for special functions or you can take a class in the arts barn. Head to market square for unique small town shopping and dining or check out Oktoberfest.

BOHRER PARK - There's no shortage of fun here! Play miniature golf on this beautiful course. The water park is great for kids of all ages with multiple water slides and a children's splash pool. The skate park is popular in the evenings rent one of the picnic pavilions. If you'd rather be indoors, check out the amenities of the activity center!

RIO WASHINGTONIAN - The lakefront is full of activities for the entire family. Ride the carousel or take a paddleboat out on the water. Don't let the kids miss out on feeding the ducks and geese. Go shopping and grab lunch or dinner - lots of options here!

OLDE TOWNE GAITHERSBURG - Enjoy the small town feel Olde Towne has to offer. The community museum is located in a restored 1884 B&O railroad station complex. The hands-on children's exhibit is educational and fun. There's even an old train car to explore and not too far away is Constitution Gardens - a great nature play space for the kids!

DOWNTOWN CROWN - Gaithersburg's newest urban living community! Eat, live and play here. Great options for dining, shopping, recreation and so much more!

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