guides

Local Parks, Playgrounds and Battlefields

in Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania and Stafford

By Jenny Sites May 30, 2020


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Spotsylvania County


Location
Amenities



Arritt Park

9718 Wallers Road, Partlow, VA 22534 

  • 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




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

  • 2 picnic areas
  • 2.9 mile trail
  • 3 multi-purpose fields
  • 4 lighted tennis courts
  • 4 restrooms
  • Disc golf course
  • Lighted large baseball diamond
  • Lighted small baseball diamond
  • Playground
  • Small baseball diamond
  • 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




Virginia Central Trail

5917 Harrison Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22407 



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



Stafford County

Aquia Landing

2846 Brooke Rd

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



Autumn Ridge Park

900 Eustace Rd

  • baseball
  • soccer fields
  • small pavilion
  • playground



Chichester Park

125 Ralph Williams Dr

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



Crows Nest Boat Launch

2500 Brooke Rd

  • ADA accessible canoe and kayak launch.



Curtis Memorial Park

58 Jesse Curtis Ln

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



Duff McDuff Green Park
75 James Ashby Pkwy
  • lighted baseball field
  • soccer fields
  • restroom
  • concession building
  • pavilions
  • playground
  • trail
  • river overlook



Embrey Mill Park

 1600 Mine Rd

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



Government Island

191 Coal Landing Rd

  • elevated boardwalk through wetlands and woods 



John Lee Pratt Memorial Park

120 River Rd

  • 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
  • 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

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



Smith Lake Park

370 Doc Stone Rd

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



St Clair Brooks Memorial Park

80 Butler Rd

  • 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





Willowmere Park 

21 Willomere Pond Rd

  • 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.


 City of Fredericksburg


Location
Amenities



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
  • 1.39 mile paved pathway



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
  • currently closed for construction



Snowden Park
Fall Hill Ave, Fredericksburg VA 22401
  • basketball courts
  • playground
  • baseball field
  • paved walking trails



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.

For more information about trails in Fredericksburg, visit Fredtrails.org










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