James River State Park features over 15 miles of hiking/biking/horseback riding trails that meander through 1500 acres of rolling meadows and quiet forests. Three miles of river frontage offer spectacular views, boat launches, picnic areas, primitive camping, electric/water camping for various equipment, cabins, and picnic shelters.
A full service canoe livery is open seasonally. See spectacular views along the James River of Norwood in Nelson County, across the river from the park.
104 Green Hill Drive
Take US Route 60 east from Amherst to Gladstone.
At the James River Bridge, turn left onto SR 605, travel seven miles, and turn left onto Route 606.