Chickahominy Equipment Rentals

Upcoming Closures

The boat ramp, fishing pier and watercraft rentals will be closed on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019.

Equipment Rentals

  • The Golf Driving Range closes 90 minutes before the Guest Services Office closes
  • Some equipment available at no charge for check-out: volleyballs, basketball, corn hole bags, horseshoes

Boat Rentals

  • Boat rentals must be returned at least 30 minutes before the park store closes
  • There is a 2 hour minimum for all boat rentals
  • Canoe and kayak renters must be age 18 or older
  • Boat renters must be the operator of the boat
  • Rental boats are not permitted in the James River
  • Renters are responsible for the replacement cost of any lost or damaged rental equipment
  • Boat rentals will be suspended if there is thunder and/or lightning 30 minutes prior to rental period or when there is a small craft advisory
  • View our full list of launch and rental fees


  • Fishing is not permitted from the boat ramp pier or boat rental dock
  • Must have a fresh water fishing license; fishing licenses are not sold in the Guest Services Office; licensing may be purchased online at Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries
  • Bank fishing is allowed adjacent to the fishing pier only, but not at canoe/kayak launch area

Boat Mooring

Boats may not be moored to any of the park’s piers or docks for more than 15 minutes