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Northwest River Park and Campground

overview

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 but may be limited due to COVID-19.

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

Campground and Equestrian Camping: Regular seasonal opening planned for May 1 - November 30, 2021 unless COVID-19 restrictions prevent it during that time. Reservations must be made online through ReserveAmerica

Camp Store hours: 
Monday-Sunday: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Boat Rentals: (NOTE: 12/7/20 - Paddleboats are available to use in a limited area - the front part of  Lake Lesa)
Monday-Sunday: 9 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (all boats back in by 4:00 p.m.)

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

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
Equestrian
Fishing
Geocaching 
Hiking
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.

amenities

General Amenities
  • Handicap Accessible:
  • Motorcoach Parking:
Sports & Rec Amenities
  • Cabin Rentals:
  • Campsites:
  • Horseshoe Pits:
  • Meeting Room:
  • Miniature Golf:
  • Nature Trails:
  • Parking:
    • Ample
  • Playground:
  • Restrooms:
  • Shelters:
  • Walking/Running Trail:

meeting facilities

  • Number of Rooms 1