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York River State Park

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Address: 5526 Riverview Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-6731
Phone Number: 757-566-3036

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beautiful view

nice park off the beaten path never crowed excellent walking area and bike riding area good place for picnic with the family

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Williamsburg, Virginia
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Williamsburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

nice park off the beaten path never crowed excellent walking area and bike riding area good place for picnic with the family

Thank DTC8187
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The nature trail was relaxing and enjoyable. Always fun to reconnect with nature and take in the sights and smells.

Thank Matt B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is actually one of the better state parks I have ever been to they have some really nice biking and hiking trails along with horseback riding trails. to get in, per car is only three dollars which is awesome and they even have a small visitor center which is nice to check out some of the things from Wayback... More 

Thank aliciafurrow
Morristown, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park is amazing considering it is self paced and walking on wooden planks through a beautiful untouched setting. According to what time of year that you go it can be a little warm so come prepared. Wear comfortable shoes. There is a lot of sight seeing and history in this area. You can make a day of touring the... More 

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

We were there for a recent, scheduled event called Estuaries Day, which had a run and many activities foir children. This kept the kids engaged for hours. However, the fixed features ;ile interpretive trails, are always there and a real pleasure too.

Thank m0nty56
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

My wife and I walked for over one hour on their trail. The trail was very natural, yet well maintained. It was not suitable for people with walking disabilities. It has lots of ups, downs and turns. We loved it.

1 Thank Nader H
Kaltenbrunn, Bayern, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

What a lovely park. The staff is friendly, the facilities well kept and the views over the river are beautiful. It's one of those things paces that once you go, you want to come back again and again to do something new.

Thank Eric S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

The park is a little off the beaten path but worth it once you get there. The views are majestic. There is a gazebo overlooking the river that is a can't miss for lovers. We went back the next morning with a picnic basket to recapture the moment.

Thank Brad B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

We went to go fishing checked it out the evening before and was told it was great for fishing. Went the next morning to fish and didn't catch a thing and then was told bumpy the staff no ones been catching anything for weeks. It was pretty views just not hot for fishing.

Thank Danielle W
Williamsburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

This is a wonderful place to explore & take photos. If you like to walk, there is fossil beach which is a good hike through the woods but so worth it. You can canoe, ride horses, or just hike. There are playgrounds for the children & there is a small museum with artifacts & information. Being right on the York... More 

Thank KimberGLee

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