• 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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James River Cleanup Results

Volunteers collect hundreds of bags of trash during 16th Annual James River Regional Cleanup

After downpours in the region early this morning, more than 600 volunteers braved threatening skies and occasional showers today to collect 432 garbage bags full of trash and 251 bags full of recyclable materials…  Read more.


Volunteers at Percival Island

Volunteers at Percival Island


23rd Annual James River Parade of Lights

Each year, boaters decorate their vessels and converge on the James River for a boat parade marking the festive holiday season. Boaters must register their boats to participate in the parade. Viewing sites are available in Chesterfield and Henrico counties and the city of Richmond. For more information…