02/08 Powhatan Wildlife Management Area

Powhatan Wildlife Management Area

NEW! Hike an approximate 5-mile loop in the 4462-acre Powhatan Wildlife Management Area. The trail winds through diverse habitat including streams, wetlands, meadows and upland forests along with abandoned farms and a graveyard. This is a moderate hike with easy, rolling landscape.
Rockwood Nature Center, 3401 Courthouse Road
Thursday, Feb. 8,  10 a.m.-4 p.m.  $18  Course 33428
Details: Mark Battista, battistam@chesterfield.gov or 804-318-8735

07/10 Eco Adventure Camp – From Ocean to Mountains

Eco-Adventure Camp – From Ocean to Mountains

Hike, paddle, and pedal through the rich and diverse environments of Virginia. Paddle the Blackwater River, where cypress trees and resurrection ferns grow and marine fossils reveal an ancient ocean. Pedal through the remote False Cape State Park, a barrier spit in southern Virginia Beach. Finally, hike along and explore the Riprap Hollow in Shenandoah National Park and plunge in the crystal-blue swimming hole. For ages 12-14.
Parks Maintenance Building, 9201 Public Works Road
Tuesday-Thursday, July 10-12      $200     Course 33366
Tuesday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wednesday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
Thursday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Details: Mark Battista, battistam@chesterfield.gov or 804-318-8735