Stafford Civil War Park

Stafford Civil War Park

This 41-acre park tells the story of the Army of the Potomac’s Winter Encampment in 1863. More than 135,000 soldiers occupied Stafford County while their new commander, General Joseph Hooker rebuilt his army. This critical time has been referred to in...
Abel Reservoir

Abel Reservoir

Visit one of Stafford County’s most scenic park and lake. Abel Reservoir contains a stocked fishing area, boating (electric motors only), and is great for hiking, and picnicking. A boat ramp with parking is available and is open open year ‘round from dawn to...
Aquia Landing Park

Aquia Landing Park

Open year-round, this popular public beach offers fishing, picnicking, kayaking and two large picnic shelters for rent. Rich in outdoor recreation and steeped in history, Aquia Landing is a special place in Stafford County.  Located just 7 miles east of Stafford...
Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont

Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont

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Woodlands Pool & Splashpad

Woodlands Pool & Splashpad

Located at 2 Northampton Blvd. (SR-751) off Garrisonville Road (SR-610). The pool operates year ‘round; the splashpad is open during the summer season only. Offers both an indoor and outdoor swimming pool. The phone number is 540-658-4241.
Patawomeck Park

Patawomeck Park

By now it is no secret that Stafford’s open spaces make for great parks which are perfect for athletes engaged in a variety of sports. At Patawomeck Park, guests can utilize two lighted and irrigated 60/70’ diamond fields and two lighted and irrigated rectangular...
Curtis Memorial Park

Curtis Memorial Park

Curtis Memorial Park is located in Hartwood where athletes and spectators have plenty of room to move. This park includes lake access, an outdoor swimming pool, fishing, disc golf, horseshoe pits, multiple pavilions, pool concessions, picnic tables, a playground,...
Smith Lake Park

Smith Lake Park

This 17-acre site located on Doc Stone Road in northern Stafford features three baseball fields (60, 70 and 90-foot) and two synthetic turf soccer fields, all lighted and irrigated. Other amenities include one large and one small picnic pavilion, paved trails, a...
Lake Mooney

Lake Mooney

Lake Mooney is stocked with largemouth bass, channel catfish, red ear sunfish, and bluegill. Black crappie and several other species naturally colonized the lake during filling.  There is a park at Lake Mooney with restroom facilities and a boat launch – no...
Willowmere Park

Willowmere Park

A familiar home to hosting events, Willowmere Park offers three 60’ diamond fields, one lighted 90’ baseball field, three rectangular fields, and plentiful open space. Other amenities include a playground, restrooms, and a picnic area to feed hungry mouths after the...
Willow Landing Marina

Willow Landing Marina

This marina provides direct access to Aquia Creek and the Potomac River.  Offerings at this local marina include 94 slips, full service, dry storage, repairs, public ramps, maintenance and fuel.
Hope Springs Marina LLC

Hope Springs Marina LLC

Hope Springs Marina is a full-service marina located on a protected section of beautiful Aquia Creek, offering a 300 rack indoor fully enclosed boathouse, 180 deep water slips, 4 paved launch ramps and 700 feet of sandy beach, all just minutes from the Potomac River....
Holiday Harbor Marina

Holiday Harbor Marina

This RV & Park Marina offers 104 slips and a boat ramp with access to Aquia Creek and the Potomac River for your own boating, fishing, water skiing.  The RV & Park encompasses a 17-acre campground, 55 full hook-up sites with waterfront and water view.
GMCO Potomac River Fishing Guide Service

GMCO Potomac River Fishing Guide Service

Fish the Potomac River with GMCO’s Guide Service! Captain George MartinUSCG License 50 Ton MasterAvailable for Guide trips on the Potomac River Aboard a Fully equipped Ranger 520VXPowered by 225 Mercury OptiMax andMotorGuide 36volt 109# Trolling MotorGuided by...
The Gauntlet  Golf Club

The Gauntlet Golf Club

Whether you are a member or casual golfer, you’ll enjoy our challenging 18-hole, par 72 championship golf course designed by P.B. Dye. The Gauntlet awards precision, where most holes are target-oriented, narrow and tree-lined. If you’re looking for...
Little Falls Boat Ramp

Little Falls Boat Ramp

The boat ramp is located on the Rappahannock River in the southern portion of Stafford and is accessed by the Little Falls Wastewater Treatment Plant access road off Route 3 East, approximately 3 miles east of the Blue-Gray Parkway. There is no charge to use the ramp,...
Belmont – Ferry Farm Trail

Belmont – Ferry Farm Trail

Enjoy a two mile hike through three public parks in southern Stafford County.  Scenic beauty surrounds you as the path winds through the Historic Port of Falmouth.  The path is fully paved and provides scenic stops along the way.  Hike It, Walk It,...
Curtis Lake

Curtis Lake

Curtis Lake is open year ‘round from dawn to dusk, with a public boat landing (electric motors only) and fishing pier access on Stony Hill Road (SR-662). VA State Fishing License required for fishing.
Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park

Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park

Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Wilderness, and Spotsylvania – more than 85,000 men wounded; 15,000 killed. No place more vividly reflects the Civil War’s tragic cost, in all its forms. These places reveal the trials of a community and nation at war. In...
John Lee Pratt Park

John Lee Pratt Park

Located near Historic Falmouth and adjacent to Chatham Manor, this park is the home to Celebration Stage. This venue boasts 16+ acres of playable grass surface for a variety of sports, special events, and activities. Looking for the perfect spot to play some disc...