Sledding on the National Mall (16 images)

On snow days you will likely find sledders of all ages taking on the slopes of the National Mall near Capitol Hill. A ban on sledding Capitol Hill has been in place since 1876.
Updated: March 6, 2015 at 1:19 PM
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Behr Schreiber, 4, sleds near the U.S. Capitol Building after an overnight storm hit Washington, D.C., February 17, 2015. A President's Day snow storm dropped 3-6 inches of snow over the metro region. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI
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