Richmond, Virginia

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Richmond, Virginia, USA

Recreation in Richmond, Virginia

State Parks

  • Pocahontas State Park 804-796-4255
    10301 State Park Road, Richmond, VA 23838
    Located in Chesterfield
    One of the more popular parks in the state park system, Swift Creek forms the nucleus of this park, which is centered in a wildlife management area and offers an array... more info  map


  • Dark Horse Hollow 804-746-8914
    Located at Jefferson National Park
    Eleven picnic tables and grills encircled by a mixed deciduous forest with a rhododendron understory are featured at this area. Stony Fork Creek is quite broad and... more info

  • Matty-J Charters 804-314-2672
    2805 Sandy Bluff Court, Richmond, VA 23233
    Located at the Sunset Boating Center
    Light tackle and fly fishing charters on the Chesapeake Bay, with all bait and tackle provided, are the specialty of this fishing charter company that offers affordable... more info  map


  • Crossings Golf Club 804-261-0000
    800 Virginia Center Parkway, Glen Allen, VA 23059
    A "must play" in the central Virginia area, this public, Joe Lee designed, 18 hole championship golf club features rolling fairways that are bordered by dense forest and... more info  map

  • Hunting Hawk Golf Club 804-749-1900
    15201 Ahsland Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059
    The Greater Richmond's premier public golf course, this 18 hole golf course was sculpted to be enhanced by the natural layout of the surroundings and it contains... more info  map

Hiking & Climbing

Outfitters & Guides

  • Adventure Challenge 804-286-7600
    8225 Oxer Road, Richmond, VA 23235
    Something for every outdoor recreation enthusiast is provided by this full service outfitter and guide company that offers trips, lessons, and tours in whitewater... more info  map

Rafting & Canoeing

  • Richmond Raft Company 804-222-7238
    4400 East Main Street, Richmond, VA 23231
    This company provides professionally guided whitewater rafting trips and river rafting tours, which range from mild to wild, on the James River that drops 105 feet over... more info  map

Scuba Diving & Snorkeling

  • Rob's Scuba 804-716-2199
    7633 Hull Street Road, Suite 101, Richmond, VA 23235
    Scuba diving school with a certified master instructor. They provide scuba lessons, scuba equipment, scuba training, certifications, and scuba tours.  more info  map


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