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Local Parks, Playgrounds and Battlefields

in Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania and Stafford

By Jenny Sites March 1, 2024

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Below is a list of parks, playgrounds, walking trails, biking trails, sports fields, pools, picnic areas, battlefields, and more in Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, and Stafford, VA!





Arritt Park

9718 Wallers Road, Partlow, VA 22534 

Amenities:

  • 2 small baseball diamonds
  • 2 picnic areas
  • Multi-purpose field
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restrooms


Chewning Park

13013 Post Oak Road, Spotsylvania, VA 22551 

  • 2 small baseball diamonds
  • Multi-purpose field
  • Picnic area
  • Playground
  • Restrooms


Cosner Park

1 H.C.C. Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22408 

  • 2 Lighted Tennis Courts
  • 2 Outdoor Basketball Courts
  • 2 Small Baseball Diamonds
  • Community Center
  • Multi-Purpose Field
  • Picnic Area
  • Playground


Harrison Road Park

5917 Harrison Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22407 

  • 2 Multi-Purpose Fields
  • Large Baseball Diamond
  • Playground


Hunting Run Recreation Area

9701 Elys Ford Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22407 

  • Boat Launch Area (March through October)
  • Boat Rental (March through October)
  • Fishing (March through October)
  • Fishing Dock


Keswick Park

7710 Folkstone Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22408

  • Baseball / Softball Diamond
  • Soccer fields
  • Tennis Court
  • Playground
  • Picnic tables & shelter
  • Walking trail
  • Restrooms


Lee Hill Park 

9910 Lee Hill Park Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22408 

  • Small baseball diamond
  • Lighted small baseball diamond 
  • Restrooms


Loriella Park

10910 Leavells Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22407

  • 18 Hole Disc Golf
  • 2 picnic shelters - For Reservations Call: 540-507-7529
  • 2.9 mile trail
  • 3 multi-purpose fields
  • 1 lighted multi-purpose field
  • 4 lighted tennis courts
  • 3 restrooms
  • Parks & Recreation Office
  • Multi-Purpose / Basketball Court
  • Playground / Swings
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool


Marshall Park

8525 Courthouse Road, Spotsylvania, VA 22553 

  • 2 lighted outdoor basketball courts
  • Multi-purpose field
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Small baseball diamond
  • Small lighted baseball diamond


Marshall Center/Legion Fields Park

8800 Courthouse Rd, Spotsylvania VA 22553

  • Large lighted baseball diamond
  • Lighted multi-purpose field
  • Multi-purpose field
  • Small lighted  baseball diamond
  • Track


Mary Lee Carter Park

9901 Benchmark Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22408 

  • 0.2 mile trail
  • Multi-purpose field
  • Picnic area
  • Playground


Ni River Recreation Area

10516 Gordon Road, Spotsylvania, VA 22553 

  • Boat rental (March through October)
  • Fishing (March through October)
  • Launch area (March through October)
  • Picnic area
  • Restrooms


Patriot Park

5710 Smith Station Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22407

  • 2 outdoor basketball courts
  • 2 small baseball diamonds
  • 3 restrooms
  • 3.1 mile trail
  • 4 large baseball diamonds
  • 6 multi-purpose fields
  • Amphitheater


For information about renting or reserving facilities in Spotsylvania, contact Spotsylvania Parks & Rec.  


Aquia Landing

2846 Brooke Rd, Stafford, VA

  • 2 pavillions
  • public beach
  • concession building
  • restrooms
  • sand volleyball court


Autumn Ridge Park

900 Eustace Rd, Stafford, VA

  • baseball
  • soccer fields
  • small pavilion
  • playground


Chichester Park

125 Ralph Williams Dr, Stafford, VA

  • softball/baseball fields
  • pavilion
  • restrooms
  • concession building
  • hiking/jogging trails with mulch


Crows Nest Boat Launch

2500 Brooke Rd, Stafford, VA

  • ADA-accessible canoe and kayak launch.


Curtis Memorial Park

58 Jesse Curtis Ln, Stafford VA

  • baseball/softball
  • soccer
  • tennis
  • pool
  • trails
  • skateboard park
  • playground
  • pavilions
  • fishing lake
  • 18 hole-golf course


Duff McDuff Green Park

75 James Ashby Pkwy, Stafford, VA

  • lighted baseball field
  • soccer fields
  • restroom
  • concession building
  • pavilions
  • playground
  • trail
  • river overlook


Embrey Mill Park

1600 Mine Rd, Stafford, VA

  • youth soccer fields
  • lacrosse and field hockey
  • playground
  • concession stand


Government Island

191 Coal Landing Rd, Stafford ,VA

  • elevated boardwalk through wetlands and woods 


John Lee Pratt Memorial Park

120 River Rd, Stafford ,VA

  • pavilions / grills
  • basketball courts
  • tennis courts
  • baseball field
  • soccer fields
  • frisbee disc golf course
  •  horseshoe pit
  • gravel track
  • walking/biking trail
  • nature trails
  • restrooms


Lake Mooney Park

495 Greenbank Rd, Stafford ,VA

  • boat launch (no gas motors)
  • park
  • restrooms
  • bank fishing


Little Falls Boat Ramp

accessed by the Little Falls Wastewater Treatment Plant access Rd off Rt 3 East

  • boat ramp


Patawomeck Park

25 Chopawamsic Pkwy, Stafford ,VA

  • football/soccer fields
  • baseball/softball fields
  • playground
  • open rec space
  • trails
  • pavilions



Smith Lake Park

370 Doc Stone Rd, Stafford ,VA

  • baseball/softball fields
  • soccer fields
  • pavilions
  • paved trails
  • playground
  • restrooms


St Clair Brooks Memorial Park

80 Butler Rd, Stafford ,VA

  • pavilions
  • grills
  • nature trails
  • basketball courts
  • sand volleyball court
  • horseshoe put
  • skate park
  • playground
  • softball/baseball fields
  • football field
  • Restrooms


Stafford Civil War Park

400 Mt Hope Church Rd, Stafford ,VA


Willowmere Park 

21 Willomere Pond Rd, Stafford,VA

  • baseball/softball fields
  • soccer fields
  • restroom
  • concession building
  • pavilion
  • playground
  • asphalt walking trail


For information about renting or reserving facilities in Stafford County, contact Stafford County Parks & Rec.



Alum Springs Park

Greenbrier Dr

  • picnic shelter
  • restrooms
  • walking path
  • playground

Canal Path

Fall Hill Ave to Princess Anne St

  • 1.8 mile paved pathway


City Dock

207 Sophia St

  • boat dock
  • public fishing


Cobblestone Park

William St and Cobblestone Blvd, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • looped trail with views of Hazel Run


Cossey Park

Little Page St and Grover Ave, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • trails
  • small fishing pond
  • open space
  • community garden
  • botanical garden


Cowan Boulevard Trail

Cowan Blvd from Rt 1 to Retail Dr

  • paved pathway


Dixon Park

1300 Dixon St, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • athletic fields
  • open field
  • outdoor swimming pool
  • playground
  • trails
  • restrooms
  • outdoor roller hockey rink
  • nature preserve areas


Fall Hill Trail

from the Canal to Gordon Shelton Blvd

Fredericksburg Dog Park

1601 Kenmore Ave

  • Fenced area for dogs to play


Hurkamp Park

500 William St, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • benches
  • picnic space
  • home to the Fredericksburg Farmer's Market


Maury Playground

901 Kenmore Ave, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • basketball court
  • Playground


Memorial Recreational Park

1301 Kenmore Ave, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • tennis courts
  • pickleball courts
  • baseketball hoop
  • tennis practice wall
  • open play area
  • playground
  • toddler play area


Motts Run Reservoir Rec Area

6600 River Rd, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • fishing
  • hiking trails
  • picnic area
  • boat / kayak/canoe rentals


Motts Run Nature Center

6600 River Rd

  • hands-on nature displays
  • resident snake, Pocket
  • local nature information


Powhatan Park 

1521 Powhatan St, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • playground
  • benches
  • open space


Old Mill Park

2410 Caroline St, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • soccer fields
  • picnic shelters
  • playground
  • restrooms
  • river front views
  • canoe/kayak boat launch
  • trails


Rappahannock River Heritage Trail

Princess Anne and Ford Street

  • paved pathway
  • connects the 2 parts of the Canal Path


Riverfront Park

713 Sophia St, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • wifi
  • interactive water feature
  • children's play area
  • public restrooms


Snowden Park

Fall Hill Ave, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • basketball courts
  • playground
  • baseball field
  • paved walking trails


Sunshine Ballpark

1200 Wicklow Drive, Fredericksburg, VA

  • baseball field
  • picnic tables
  • playground
  • walking trail
  • bike rack / repair station


VA Central Railway Trail

Rt 1 bypass to Cobblestone development on Lafayette

  • 2.7 mile trail for walking/running/biking


W.L. Harris Playground

Mayfield Ave, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • open play fields
  • basketball court
  • playground


Walker Grant Center

200 Gunnary Rd, Fredericksburg VA 22401

  • playing fields
  • basketball court
  • playground


For information about renting or reserving facilities in the City of Fredericksburg, contact Fredericksburg Parks & Rec.








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