South Reston presents a great example why Reston is one of the country's most renowned planned communities. Since the mid-'60s, a mix of residential properties, commercial spaces, and recreational areas has made South Reston a popular place to move among families, couples, and young professionals. South Reston is convenient to the Dulles Toll Road, Reston Town Center, and Washington Dulles International Airport.
One of the gems of South Reston is the Walker Nature Education Center, nestled in the heart of Reston’s 1,300 acres of open space. The center provides a variety of educational and recreational resources, programs, and facilities. The Washington and Old Dominion Trail cuts through the eastern edge of South Reston, giving you literally hundreds of miles of pathways for running, walking, and biking.
For those who enjoy live entertainment, the CenterStage at Reston Community Center attracts world-renowned entertainers at the most affordable ticket prices in the DC area.
The South Lakes Village Center and Hunters Woods Village Center offer a variety of shops, service businesses, and eateries.
Outdoor enthusiasts can golf at the Reston National Golf Course and fish at Lake Thoreau and Lake Audubon. Stratton Woods Park is minutes away and has volleyball courts, tennis courts, softball fields, and picnic areas. South Reston boasts some of Fairfax County's best schools, including South Lakes High School.