Accokeek is located in Prince George's County, Maryland on the Potomac River which eventually flows into Chesapeake Bay.
The National Colonial Farm at Piscataway Park is a popular attraction, visitors get to experience a taste of life in the 1770s as this is a working farm managed as it would have been. Check out the18th-century tobacco barn, farmhouse, and replica out-kitchen. The rest of the park itself has nature trails, a fishing pier, woodlands and wetlands to explore.
Nearby in the area is Mount Vernon Trail, perfect for running and cycling and other state parks with historic buildings like Chapman State Park and Gunston Hall.
Summer is hot with May and September seeing mild temperature and sunny weather which compliments a trip exploring the countryside around Accokeek.