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Lake Anna State Park

6800 Lawyers Rd, Spotsylvania, VA 22551-6404
+1 800-654-4118
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Huge, well-kept State Park

My wife and I visited Lake Anna State Park on a sunny week day in early October. Whilst we were... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2016
Owen_thesaints
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Kent
Well maintained with many trails, boat ramp picknick tables etc

Large park, super location. This park has good boat ramp, plenty of picknic tables and hiking... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2016
Dennis W
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Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States
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Lake Anna offers boating, fishing, hiking, and just all-around fun.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“beach area” (9 reviews)
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6800 Lawyers Rd, Spotsylvania, VA 22551-6404
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Reviewed October 11, 2016

My wife and I visited Lake Anna State Park on a sunny week day in early October. Whilst we were there an event was taking place - a Quadathlon with cyclists riding up and down the entrance road. We paid our $4 day fee (honesty...More

1  Thank Owen_thesaints
VaStateParks, Guest Relations Manager at Lake Anna State Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2016

I am glad you enjoyed your visit to Lake Anna State Park. Thank you so much for writing a review of your experience for potential visitors. I hope you can come back to visit us again soon.

Reviewed September 29, 2016

Large park, super location. This park has good boat ramp, plenty of picknic tables and hiking trails. Clean camping areas and cabins are available.

Thank Dennis W
Reviewed September 28, 2016

The staff was very efficient at the campground office. We had reservations and when I walked in to register they simply handed me a packet with car passes, campground pass and quick words of instruction with no hassles. Campsites were clean with large pads for...More

1  Thank Hydroselator
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Lake Anna State Park We stayed there on September 11, 2016. The sites are nice, fairly level, and clean, but most are back-in. The pull through sites were mostly occupied on this off-season stay, so I expect they are difficult to get during peak times...More

Thank John W
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

I took my four year old grandson & eleven year old granddaughter to go swimming. Very nice swimming area with a lifeguard. The playground area is very nice too. We had a great time.

1  Thank Vicki M
Reviewed August 21, 2016

My family and I have been going here for years. This trip was horrible. At the office we checked in with Ms. Joanne and she was very pleasant. My sister asked her about directions to a movie theater, as Ms. Joanne started to explain to...More

3  Thank travelers_030501
Reviewed July 28, 2016

Virginia has some of the best state parks in the US. We visited this state park in our travel trailer for 3 nights. The sites are wonderful and the walking trails and facilities are very nice. This park also has a beach area off a...More

1  Thank mddawson
Reviewed July 20, 2016

Not sure why some folks are disgruntled with this place! I have camped in plenty of state parks in the North East (NY, NJ, MA & PA) and for a state park, Lake Anna is by far the best one I have visited! (Maybe my...More

1  Thank Shivani K
Reviewed July 11, 2016

My wife and I made the mistake of vising Lake Anna State Park on Saturday, July 9th, and based on our experience we will not be returning to this park. Upon our arrival around 9:20 am we were charged $7.00 at the park entrance. I...More

10  Thank Shrek1
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Lake Anna State Park has terrific recreational opportunities that range from a wide supervised beach, several picnic areas, horse and hiking trails, and plenty of open (and wooded) space. The staff conducts educational programs that range from typical nature related programs to gold mining.

Thank James K
VaStateParks, Guest Relations Manager at Lake Anna State Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2016

I am glad you enjoy Lake Anna State Park. Thank you for sharing your experience in a review so potential visitors have that information. I hope you can visit again soon.

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blondefox7
July 24, 2017|
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Response from suzielocust | Reviewed this property |
I believe there's 2 boat area bathrooms, several stalls each.not a problem. On summer weekends there's a snack bar open too next to one bathroom.
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Richard R
July 1, 2017|
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Response from suzielocust | Reviewed this property |
You can swim at your own risk from the shore for free like a lot of people do,they are swimming everywhere.
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dittodittoditto
May 28, 2017|
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Response from suzielocust | Reviewed this property |
Yes,many people swim from the shores .No lifeguards there.
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