Recreation

The park is open from sunrise to sunset.  Park gates are locked at sunset.

There are trails for hiking throughout the park.  Some are paved as the one pictured below.  Some are paths through the woods.

A Path Leading up the Hill from the Lake

A Path Leading up the Hill from the Lake

For kids, a playground is available.

Playing on the Slide at the Kids

Playing on the Slide at the Kids

Tennis courts are available on a first come first serve basis.  Picnic shelters can be reserved for social gatherings and the historic Stone House is available for community and civic group meetings with attendance held open to the public (fees  start at $15 per two-hour time period).

On the lake boating is available and fishing is allowed.  Please observe the “catch and release” rule when fishing.

If you are interested in reserving a picnic shelter or the Stone House, please contact the City of Richmond’s Department of Parks and Recreation, Permits and Scheduling Office, (804) 646-5733.

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