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Chickahominy Riverfront Park

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  1. Biking
  2. Boat Access/Launch
  3. Campground
  4. Canoe/Kayak Rental
  5. Fees
  6. Fishing
  7. Interpretive Signage
  8. Picnic Areas
  9. Playground
  10. Pool
  11. Restrooms
  12. Store/Concessions
  13. Walking Trails
  14. Wildlife Viewing

Park Fees & Rules


Chickahominy Riverfront Park features over 80 campsites, including campsites that accommodate large groups. Some campsites have scenic views of Gordon Creek. Campsites include everything from basic tent sites to full hookup sites for RV’s. There are no cabins available. Campers have access to 2 bathhouses with an outdoor sink at each bathhouse. There is a limit of 6 people (up to 4 adults) per site. Campsites may be reserved 12 months in advance. Memorial Day, 4th of July, and Labor Day weekends require a 3-night minimum campsite rental (Friday-Sunday). Fees are based on residency; view our Park Fees for more information. Reservations may be made by calling 757-258-5020 or by walk-in. Payment is due when the reservation is made.

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Water Recreation

The park offers a 290-foot lighted fishing pier that’s available for use 24 hours a day and a catch-and-release pond. A fresh water license is required for all fishing in the park for anyone over the age of 16. The park also features a boat ramp to launch personal watercraft and it’s also available for use 24 hours a day. Please stop in the Guest Services Office or use the boat ramp honor box outside the store to pay the boat ramp fee. Canoe and kayak rentals are available for rent all year. View our Park Fees for launch and rental details.

Fishing Tournaments

Chickahominy Riverfront Park hosts several fishing tournaments throughout the year. Tournament space is located between campsites 107 and 111, and near the fishing pier. Tournament organizers must register in the Guest Services Office if the tournament has 30 or more boats. Guests who want to learn when fishing tournaments are scheduled are encouraged to contact the Guest Services Office or review the park calendar.

Other Amenities

  • Trail access and parking for the Virginia Capital Trail
  • Sand volleyball court
  • Basketball court
  • Horseshoe pits
  • Corn hole 
  • Open space
  • Splash pad

Park Store/Concessions

The park store sells drinks, snacks, ice cream, ice, bait and tackle, firewood, camping supplies, batteries, maps, boating supplies, paper products and more. Call guest services for seasonal store hours.

Boat/RV Storage

The park offers year-round storage opportunities within a fenced environment with secure gate access. Call or drop by and we’ll be happy to answer any questions and give you a tour of the facility. Storage is available on a monthly basis for $100 a month. 
**Currently the storage area is full. Please call 757-258-5020 to be added to the wait list.

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Dog Rules

Chickahominy Riverfront Park is a dog-friendly park. Dogs must be under complete and immediate control of owners at all times and must be on a leash no longer than 8 feet. Owners are responsible for removing dog waste. Litter bags are available and guests should use only what they need while using the trail.

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