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Address: 1235 State Park Road, Huddleston, VA 24104-9547
Phone Number: (540) 297-6066
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Fell upon this lake after hearing about it on a local wine tour. Area is mostly residential so a trip to the chamber of commerce is a must if planning a vacation here. Located... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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Middletown, New Jersey
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Middletown, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Fell upon this lake after hearing about it on a local wine tour. Area is mostly residential so a trip to the chamber of commerce is a must if planning a vacation here. Located next to the chamber of commerce is a variety of tourist attractions, bars, gift shops and play area for kids.

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virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We stayed in a 2 bedroom cabin at the park and wasn't expecting such nice accommodations. It was fully air conditioned, relatively bug free, and spacious enough for 3 adults and 2 children. The only thing that might be tricky for guests at the cabin is that all the cabins except one have stairs and if you are visiting with... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We went to the beach and were pleasantly surprised. The facilities are spotless. The sand is soft and the water is clean. Lifeguards are stationed along the beach including the raft with slide. Food is available as well.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My husband and I rented a little two seat motorized boat at the beach area of the state park and about 10 minutes into our ride it started thundering and lightening and the life guards were clearing the water at the beach so we took the boat back. We were hoping to get a rain check or a refund since... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

Spent one night here in a tent. Saw a huge black bear on the road 20 minutes before the park but staff advised me that they've only seen one small bear in the park lately and since the park is on a peninsula they rarely any. Clean, level RV site which I used for a tent so we would have... More 

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Great day with the family on the holiday weekend. Something of everyone with beach, swimming, food and rentals.

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Alexandria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

This is a very well maintained park. It has a great beach area for swimming and playing in the sand. They also rent many types of boats so you can explore the lake, to include: pontoon boats, kayaks and canoes. We went on Memorial Day weekend but it wasn't crazy or packed with people. The park also has at least... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

This is a wonderful place to bring the kids. There's a good food bar, sand white beaches with life-guard and nature trails. It's available by boat or car. We like to go by boat once or twice with grandkids for variety. It's centrally located, the water is warm and clear with heavily enforced no-wake areas all around making it always... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

went on two hiking trails. lakeview trail was short and very easy. benches and picnic tables along the way. could see the osprey nest from the walk but couldn't get too close. turtle island trail was considered moderate but wasn't bad at all, just a couple of minor inclines so wasn't too bad at all. once out to the island... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I loved this place! I went here a few weekends ago just for something to do. It was suggested by someone I knew, and although they went on and on about how great it was, nothing prepared me for what I saw. The scenery was breathtaking. Around every corner was an incredible view waiting to be discovered. The hiking trails,... More 

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Address: 1235 State Park Road, Huddleston, VA 24104-9547
Phone Number: (540) 297-6066
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Huddleston

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