Welcome to Burke, Clifton and Lorton
Here are some facts about Burke, Clifton and Lorton to help you better enjoy your Fairfax County vacations. The combination of Burke, Clifton and Lorton is a nature and art lover's dream. Burke is named for Silas Burke and is home to one of the area's most favorite natural resources Burke Lake. Here you can find outdoor activities ranging from fishing to golf. In nearby Clifton, you'll think you're hundreds of miles away from the Nation's Capital as you take in quaint shops and local dining establishments while relishing the small town vibe. Clifton is also home to Fairfax County's first winery, Paradise Springs. Further south you'll find Lorton, home of the Workhouse Arts Center, one of the most unique art destinations found anywhere as it was built on the grounds of an old reformatory. The Comfort Inn Gunston Corner, which is located in Lorton, is the area's only hotel.