• Scenic Beauty

    A Paddler’s Haven

    From peaceful flatwater to rolling Class IV rapids, the James offers paddling opportunities for people of all abilities.

  • James River Park

    Scenic Beauty

    Whether you’re fishing, sunbathing or bird watching, you’ll enjoy the scenery on the James.

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Stewards of the River

Congratulations to the four individuals and the nonprofit organization recognized on April 28 as the 2016 James River Advisory Council’s Stewards of the River

  • Education Award: Sister Jean Ryan, SBS, FrancisEmma Inc.
  • Communication Award: Heather Myers, Volunteer, HandsOn Greater Richmond
  • Community Partnership Award: Friends of the Lower Appomattox River (FOLAR)
  • Guardian Award: Nathan Burrell, Manager, James River Park System
  • Exceptional Service Award: Mike Golden, Retired Director, Chesterfield County Department of Parks and Recreation

James River Cleanup

Registration will be opening in May!

Please mark your calendar now to join us for the 2016 James River Regional Cleanup on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016!