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York River State Park

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Address: 5526 Riverview Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188-6732
Phone Number: 757-566-3036
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Nice little state park above Williamsburg nice bike and walking trails small fee to get in you can also rent kayaks and go on the York river very nice trip never been a lot of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Norfolk, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

Nice little state park above Williamsburg nice bike and walking trails small fee to get in you can also rent kayaks and go on the York river very nice trip never been a lot of people you can really relax n enjoy the day.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great view of the river. Good picnic spot. Enjoyable trails for those who are not "hikers". Not too busy.

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Richmond, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

My wife and I visited here. The park is nice, the fishing pier is beautiful and the boat landing is nice. The problem is the the location of the fishing pier. At low tide the water is only 2 feet deep, and at high tide only about 3.5 feet deep. Pretty, but useless for fishing.

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Oil City, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

A very small park that is right by the river. So a great place to picnic and watch the river go by, very peaceful.

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Lascassas, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

Living in Tennessee, we are accustomed to great state parks. YRSP, near Williamsburg is a fantastic park for hiking, relaxing and enjoying nature. Upon arriving we paid the $3 parking fee using the honor system. We were impressed with the information kiosks, providing general information about the park and trail descriptions, including level of difficulty and distance. What a great... More 

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Deep River, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Visited here when we travelled to Williamsburg. Enjoyed ourselves immensely. Very interesting place to visit.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I visited the State Park with my family comprising wife, son, daughter in law, daughter, and grandson. Though we all enjoyed, my grandson enjoyed most. He got down in the river for a long time and reluctant to come back to the land. A place any boy would enjoy. Parents intending to visit should carry additional dress for change. It... More 

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Columbus, Ohio, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We used this park to finish up a day after spending the morning at JT. We got there a bit late, but took an hour hike up to fossil beach. Kids 6 & 8 loved it, although it was a little far for the 6 yr old and had to be carried back. Flies were really bad in most spots... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

It was very scenic along the river. Plenty of picnic spots and playground areas. If you have small children, they will have playgrounds available to use. Hiking trails are available. There is a slight charge to get in but it is worth the charge.

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Chesterfield, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Beautiful setting for a hike. Take a picnic and enjoy the opportunity to g Beautiful setting for a hike. Take a picnic and enjoy gazing at the beauty of nature. Overlook from the cliffs or walk to the river shore exploring washed up drift wood or shells. Nice way to enjoy the outdoors!

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Address: 5526 Riverview Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188-6732
Phone Number: 757-566-3036
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg

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