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Take the kids for a run

Perfect location for children to explore the marine ecosystem. Boats are svailable for rent so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karen L
Birmingham, Alabama
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Love the park

hate the bugs! I will definitely go back but after the first freeze. Beautiful park with large... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Richmond, Virginia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect location for children to explore the marine ecosystem. Boats are svailable for rent so taking the kids for a gentle paddle is fun. They will see the marsh grasses up close, water fowl, fish, nettles, and enjoy the slow float. The picnic area is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Karen L
Reviewed August 6, 2018

hate the bugs! I will definitely go back but after the first freeze. Beautiful park with large, level campsites. The Park concierge was delightful! Also loved the band that played.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank BFly823
Reviewed June 27, 2018

This is a beautiful, quiet state park in the middle of a farming area. Although available, we didn't take advantage of the canoe rental, boating or fishing areas. Our site was large, easy to back into and oh so quiet. Also available are cabins, I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Yorkiemom19
Reviewed June 2, 2018

We decided to check out Belle Isle State Park campground over Memorial Day weekend - what a great choice! Our site was large (Site 4) sat back from the road. There is gravel in the common area of the site, so even with the rain...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank benooch67
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Belle Isle has something for everyone and is a must visit whether you are a tourist or a local. Located on the banks of the Rappahannock River in the northern corner of Lancaster County, it offers a campground, bike and canoe rentals, a playground, picnic...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Ernjack1972
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

Camping, guest house, hiking trails, fishing and boating. Working on a new visitor center. Great place for family picnic. Equestrian trails available as well. Good for day use. Bring your bug spray!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BW350
Reviewed January 3, 2018

I love the view here and I like the fact you can have birthday parties and cookouts. A great place to have a family gathering or a event outdoors

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank tierasaul14
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Staff and Ranger were so very nice when we checked in. The camp hosts came by our site with a golf cart asking us if we needed anymore firewood. Our site felt like a little private yard outside our RV. Could not have been a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Geeky_Goddess
Reviewed October 6, 2017

AWESOME PARK, I found the one place in the Country Verizon didn't work. WAS SOOOO HAPPY to spend time with my babies and they werent on the cell phones. The campsites are HUGE as in 90' pull thru huge, 150 feet or better wide sites,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank TravelinUndertaker
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Very nice state park with sandy beach and picnic area. Easy put in for boats on trailers and a special put in for roof top boats. Campground nice with trees and shrubs between each site giving privacy.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank richlee1975
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July 10, 2016|
Response from VaStateParks | Property representative |
This is a great park to try for the first time. We have Mulberry Creek, not just the river. You might want to start with one of our programs since we send you out with a guide and do some training before the program starts... More
Brenna W
March 26, 2016|
Response from VaStateParks | Property representative |
We don't have a large group area. We do have 2 buddy sites, 29 and 30 (side by side with one driveway). We also have a canoe in/hike in area with 4 sites that can accommodate 24 people but these are primitive sites meaning... More