James River Park System - Pony Pasture

Fishing at Pony Pasture
Fishing at Pony Pasture
James River
7200 Riverside Drive
Richmond, VA 23225
Region Central Virginia
Locality Richmond City
Phone: (804) 646-8911
Website www.ci.richmond.va.us

James River Park offers opportunities for canoeing, kayaking, jogging, swimming, hiking, rock-climbing, fishing, boating, sunning, bird -watching, and nature study, many within a few blocks of the City’s downtown residential, business and financial district. But the most dramatic feature of the park is the river itself!

Pony Pasture Rapids is located on the south bank two miles downstream from the Huguenot Bridge on Riverside Drive. Fishing is excellent at this point and this area is considered to be one of Richmond’s best locations for birdwatching and inner tubing. An easy whitewater canoe run begins here and ends at the visitor center.

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Last Updated: 3/28/2011 2:53 PM
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