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Category Archives: Fishing

Bowlers Mill Lake

75-acre lake and boat ramp ramp located on Bowlers Mill Road off James Madison Highway south of Gordonsville. This lake area is open year round: from sunup to sundown. Gas powered motors are prohibited. Fishing by permit only which may be purchased at the Louisa Treasurer’s Office (540) 967-3435 or Gordonsville Sports Supply (540) 832-7013.

Christopher Run Campground

Christopher Run Campground is a family run business. Three generations of the Bazzanella family are involved in the day to day operations, so camping here is not just going to a resort its like coming home. The campground has 200 campsites, a lakeside group camping area, 10 cabins and 5 full service lodges. Canoes and jon boats are available for rent. There is a playground, a beach area, mini golf, a game room, a 50 wet slip marina, 6 boat ramps, a laundry room, bathhouses and a large air conditioned pavilion. Located on 13,600 acre Lake Anna, there is fun for the whole family. The whole family will enjoy mini golfing along beautiful Lake Anna. Open to the public.

6478 Zachary Taylor Hwy
Mineral, VA 23117
(540) 894-4744
www.christopherruncampground.com

Lake Anna Outfitters

Offering canoe, kayak, paddleboard & paddle boat rentals. We can help you plan a half or full day paddling route with logistical support and more. Give us a call to arrange your visit. We sell and rent sit-in and sit-on-top Emotion kayaks.

Lake Anna State Park

Lake Anna State Park has more than 13 miles of hiking trails, lakeshore picnicking, a guarded swimming beach, a children’s play area, a boat ramp, a food concession stand, a bathhouse and a children’s and handicapped fishing pond.
6800 Lawyers Road
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
(800) 933-PARK

Northeast Creek Reservoir

A Louisa County Water Authority water supply lake that was opened to fishing in 1987. This 187-acre reservoir had about 30 acres of standing trees left after construction, which now provides excellent cover for fish and fishing opportunities for anglers. The lake contains largemouth bass, bluegill, redear sunfish, crappie, chain pickerel, and channel catfish. Open year round: one-half hour prior to sunrise until one-half hour after sunset. Gas powered motors prohibited. Fishing by permit only which may be purchased at Louisa Water Authority (540) 967-1122.

Small Country Campground

Enjoy plenty of fun and relaxation, and the 25-acre Lake Ruth Ann, featuring excellent fishing, boating and swimming. Sunbathe on the sun-drenched beaches, or fish for bass, crappie, bream or catfish. Boat rentals available plus a free boat ramp. More than 200 RV and tent sites with all the amenities. 13 Units for Lodging/Vacation rentals. Pavilion for rent and two-lakeside locations for picturesque weddings, family reunions and more. Activities onsite include mini golf, pool, lake toys and an oversized bouncy pillow. Open to the public and offering great recreation including a new championship mini-golf course, a giant bouncing pillow, giant lake toys, fire truck rides, and more.

4400 Byrd Mill Road
Louisa, VA 23093
(540) 967-2431
www.smallcountry.com