15181 Patrick Henry Highway
Amelia Court House, VA 23002
Phone: (804) 561-4220
Fax: (804) 561-4299
Just 20 minutes from Downtown Richmond resides Pocahontas State Park, an impressive 7,950 acre park that boasts activities such as boating, camping, hiking, bicycling, horseback riding, and much more. With over 80 miles of trails and two fishing lakes home to the likes of the catfish and bluegill, Pocahontas State Park is a treasure trove of activities for visitors of all ages. The kids will adore the kiddie pool while you can enjoy the seclusion and peace you crave in a beautiful and natural setting. Open from 7 a.m. to dusk.
Have an adventure at the Adventure Park at Sandy River Retreat. There are 48 Obstacle high ropes course with 11 zip lines. This tree top adventure park is the largest in central Virginia and is perfect for ages 7 and up. There are four different courses in the park, including a black diamond course that is 45 feet up and has very challenging obstacles and a 400 feet (122 meters) zip line. There is a combination of obstacles like swinging bridges, logs, tight rope walks, tunnels and cargo nets as well as zip lines. This park is a great family bonding experience, or challenge yourself physically and mentally, for three hours hanging in the tree tops!
Richmond Dive and Travel is where all aspiring snorkelers, divers and pure water-lovers should look to. This company is dedicated to safely training their students and educating them on our precious underwater environments. The shop also carries excellent diving and snorkeling equipment and provides service and maintenance for your purchases. Swing by this Midlothian/Chesterfield location and pretty soon you'll be engaging in exciting scuba adventures.