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Oak Grove Lake Park

overview

Located just off Volvo Parkway with its lake and scenic open space. There are 65 acres of hardwood forest and wetlands. Picnic tables and benches are scattered along the trail, which provide a mixture of panoramic views of the lake as well as forested areas and wildlife. Swimming and boating of any kind are not permitted at the lake except by pre-approved permit (city events and first responders training).

Other Park Amenities:

  • Fishing/Observation Platforms*
  • Play area
  • Rentable Picnic Shelters with grills
  • Trail – 1.5 mile circular multi-use fitness trail for walking, jogging and biking, runs the perimeter of the 65-acre lake
  • 6 outdoor fitness stations are located around the perimeter of the trail

*ADA accessible Trail and 5 ADA accessible fishing/observation platforms around the lake and is open to the public for bank fishing (except as prohibited by signage).

Fishing

  • Fish the stocked lake for large mouth bass and channel catfish. Other fish you might see are bluegill and pumpkin seed sunfish.
  • Virginia fresh-water license is required for all fishermen age 16 years and older.
  • The Park does not sell fishing licenses.

amenities

General Amenities
  • Free Parking:
  • Handicap Accessible:
Sports & Rec Amenities
  • Parking:
    • Ample
  • Shelters:
  • Walking/Running Trail: