Where can I go fishing?

Fishing is regulated by the Virginia Department of Wildlife Management (DWM). A fishing license is required to fish in Chesterfield County. For more information about fishing in Chesterfield County or Virginia: https://vafwis.dgif.virginia.gov/FindWildlifeVA/#/findFish.

Chesterfield County-operated sites:

  • Appomattox River Canoe Launch, 21501 Chesdin Road, South Chesterfield, 23803
  • Appomattox River Trail, Ettrick/VSU Trail Head, 3801 Main St, South Chesterfield, 23803
  • Dodd Park at Point of Rocks, 201 Enon Church Road, Chester, 23836
  • Dutch Gap Boat Landing, 441 Coxendale Road, Chester, 23836
  • Dutch Gap Conservation Area, 341 Henricus Park Road, Chester, 23836
  • Falling Creek Ironworks, 2046 Marina Drive, North Chesterfield, 23234
  • Henricus Historical Park, 251 Henricus Park Road, Chester, 23836
  • Lake Chesdin Boat Landing, 21900 Lake Chesdin Parkway, Chesterfield, 23838
  • Radcliffe Conservation Area, 21501 Chesdin Road, South Chesterfield, 23803
  • Robious Landing Park, 3800 James River Road, Midlothian, 23113

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1. Where can I find a park or facility?
2. How do I obtain rental information?
3. Is there a deposit for shelters or recreation centers?
4. How do I cancel a facility reservation / rental?
5. Can I bring alcohol to park facilities?
6. Which parks can I bring my dog to, and what are the rules regarding leashes and cleanup?
7. Where can I go fishing?