Things to Do in Washington, DC


Are you looking for fun things to do around Washington, DC? Break free from your routine with Terrapin Adventures! We offer a wide variety of outdoor activities for individuals & groups in the DC area. From bold zip lines to thrilling giant swings, Terrapin Adventures has what you need to shake up your weekend. Book online or call us at 301-725-1313 with questions.


Electrifying Outdoor Adventures

Terrapin Adventures appeals to the thrill-seeker or first-time explorer with an array of exhilarating outdoor adventures. Try our many family-friendly packages. We have something for every taste and ages 5- 85. ! Some of our most popular thrills include the following:

Things to Do in DC

Sign-up for our exciting zip-lines and rope courses to make your Saturday unforgettable!

  • Zip lines
  • Giant Swing
  • Terrapin Challenge
  • Adrenaline Rush
  • Soaring Heights
  • Triple Thrill
  • Terrapin Explorer
  • Terrapin Flyer

Our guides are always available to offer a helping hand and make sure you have a safe and enjoyable experience. Prices and participant requirements vary based on the activity. We strongly advise reserving your adventure in advance. Contact us now to learn more or book your outdoor experience this weekend! For groups of 8 or more, we have discounted Party Package Rates as well as an Engaging Team Building Program.


Local Tours & Trips

Escape from the busy city streets of DC and unwind with one of our kayak tours, caving trips, bike rides, or backpacking trips. Kayaking with Terrapin Adventures is one of the best things to do if you want to immerse yourself in the natural wonder of the Little Patuxent River.

Things to Do in DC

Our scenic kayak tours are the perfect activity for your weekend.


Unique Celebrations

For groups of eight or more, host your next party at Terrapin Adventures! We offer a unique variety of things to do that will make your celebration truly unforgettable. Party packages split into three categories: Easy, Thrilling, and Challenging.

For the over 21 crowds, check out the Beer & Fear Party or Zip n Sip Packages for an upcoming bachelor party. We combine a great adventure with some wonderful food and drink from Rams Head Tavern in Savage Mill.


Call Terrapin Adventures Today!

For more information about Terrapin Adventures, please contact us today to set-up your initial consultation. From unique parties to team building retreats, our activities are perfect for any occasion! Call us at (301) 725 -1313 to get started! We’re the ideal DC getaway for you, and we welcome groups of all sizes.