Tour Virginia State Parks for an affordable and fun experience. This 3-2-1 Go Trip takes you to the Virginia piedmont. 3 days and 35 miles.
Day 1 & 2:
A visit to Bear Creek Lake State Park in Cumberland is just a short trip from James River State Park. This is the perfect park for outdoor enthusiast with a 40-acre lake including a fishing pier. The park is also surrounded by 16,000 acres of Cumberland State Forest. Enjoy the pristine beauty by canoe or kayak, take a leisurely hike on one of the many trails or enjoy a day on the 4,500 acre lake. The park also has new cabins and campsites if you wish to extend your stay.
IN-THE-KNOW PIT STOPS
On your way to Bear Creek Lake you can take a side detour to pass the Historic Appomattox Court House where General Robert E. Lee and General Ulysses S. Grant held a meeting in the village to agree to terms of the reunification of the Nation. Find out more history by stopping through the town of Appomattox to visit this historic landmark.
For more information and reservations, please call our Reservation Center at 800-933-7275. The Center is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Online reservations are available by clicking here.