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Chickahominy Riverfront Park

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Documents

Find a Park Ranger (PDF)

Park Rules and Regulations (PDF)

Chickahominy Riverfront Park Campground Map (PDF)

Chickahominy Riverfront Park Rules (PDF)

Park Use Permit Application Form (PDF)

Public Facilities Rules and Regulations (PDF)

Shelter Reservation Form (PDF)

Fishing Tournament Reservation Form (PDF)

Class Park Use Permit (PDF)

Other Link Park Fees

Features

  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
Camping
Chickahominy Riverfront Park features over 120 campsites, including campsites that accommodate large groups. Several campsites have scenic views of the Chickahominy River and Gordon Creek and some campsites have access to water. 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 a slop sink at each bathhouse. There is a limit of 6 people (up to 4 adults) per site and no more than 2 tents. Campsites may be reserved 12 months in advance and on a monthly basis and fees are based on residency. See park fees for fee schedule. Reservations may be made by calling 757-258-5020 or by walk-in and payment is due when the reservation is made.

Click here for more information on camping.

Water Recreation
The park offers a 290 foot lighted fishing pier that’s available for use 24 hours day and a catch-and-release pond. A fresh water license is required for fishing from the pier. The park also features a boat ramp to launch personal watercraft and it’s also available for use 24 hours day. Non-motorized watercraft may be launched in designated areas. Canoe, kayak and paddleboard rentals are available for rent April 1-Oct. 31. Click here for more information on equipment rentals. See park fees for fee schedule.

A 156,000-gallon outdoor swimming pool is open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day. Campers swim for free!

Other Amenities
  • Trail access and parking for the Virginia Capital Trail 
  • Sand volleyball court
  • Basketball court
  • Horseshoe pits
  • Golf driving range
  • Corn hole 
  • Open space

Park Fees

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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, just $65/month; and save even more if you’re a James City County/Williamsburg resident, just $45/month.

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. Guests who want to learn when fishing tournaments are scheduled are encouraged to contact the Guest Services Office or review the park calendar.

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.