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Northwest River Park & Campground


Located on the banks of the Northwest River in Southeastern Chesapeake, VA, this 763-acre park is the perfect blend of natural beauty and recreational activities. Year-round boating, fishing, hiking, and programs are just the beginning. We have our own 18-hole Disc golf course, miniature golf course, horseshoes, volleyball nets and so much more. The park has 66 campsites and 2 rental cabins.

Park Hours: The park is open 9 a.m. to sunset year round.

Campground and Equestrian Camping: Open as of September 25 through November 30. Reservations must be made online through ReserveAmerica.

Camp Store hours:
Sunday-Wednesday: 11 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday-Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Boat Rentals: (NOTE: 9/1/20 - Paddleboats are not available at this time due to duckweed in Lake Lesa)
Sunday-Wednesday: 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Thursday-Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Map and Directions: Visit the Park Directions and Maps page here.

Take a Tour of the Park: EASY ACCESS is provided to many areas of the park, including hiking, fishing and camping. Call 757-421-7151 for more information on accessibility.

Activities: Visit the following links for more information on each activity.
Bird Watching
Boat and Bike Rentals
SkyWatch and SunDays
Disc and Mini Golf

Park Facility and Shelter Rentals: For more information on facility and shelter rentals, visit our rentals web page.


General Amenities
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Sports & Rec Amenities
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  • Miniature Golf:
  • Nature Trails:
  • Parking:
    • Ample
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meeting facilities

  • Number of Rooms 1