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Boating and Water Sports at James River State Park

(434) 933-4355

751 Park Road
Gladstone, VA 24553


Latitude: 37.623271

Longitude: -78.809896

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James River State Park has a cartop launch in the Canoe Landing area and a trailer boat launch at Dixon Landing. The park Outdoor Adventure Livery offers seasonal rentals of canoes, kayaks, tubes and mountain bikes rentals and also organizes The Canoe Livery also offers float trips as well as shuttle service when you bring your own boat. The water is fairly calm at this part of the James River with no real rapids above a class I. Visitors are reminded to be safe boaters.

Other Activities At James River State Park: Hiking, Camping, Cabins and Lodges, Biking, Wildlife Activities, Winter Activities, Educational Activities, Fishing, Gifts and Shopping, Horseback Riding, Hunting, Picnicking and Canoeing and Kayaking


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