Roanoke River Water Sports

Roanoke River Water Sports flyer
Kayaks displayed at Gil's Bait and Tackle near John H. Kerr Dam
Launching John H. Kerr Lake Tailrace
Buggs Island Kayak Launch
Kayaking John H. Kerr Lake Tailrace
Roanoke River Water Sports flyer
6267 Buggs Island Rd
Boydton, VA 23917
Region Southern Virginia
Locality Mecklenburg
Info and Reservations: (252) 226-2220
Info and Reservations

Are you looking for something fun, adventurous, and stress free? If so, we are the place to be! We provide the canoes, kayaks and bicycles; all you need is your family and friends.  

You have the opportunity to hike, bicycle and paddle any of the surrounding areas from Buggs Island to Bluestone Creek and any of the state parks in the area. We service Kerr Lake, upper Lake Gaston and the Meherrin River (a designated Virginia Scenic River) in beautiful, undiscovered Southeastern Virginia.  

Can you BYOK (bring your own kayak) you say?!  Why yes!  We also provide pick up and drop off if you want to bring your own kayak. All we need from you is the time you need us to pick up or drop off you and your boat and we will be there!

Proudly serving the new Southern Virginia Wild Blueway (

Admission Fee: Daily and weekly rental rates.
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Last Updated: 6/24/2014 2:50 PM
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