Smith River Canoe Access Point at the Sports Complex

Address
1000 Irisburg Rd.
Axton, VA 24054
Region Southern Virginia
Locality Henry
Phone: (276) 634-4640
Email radams@co.henry.va.us
Website www.henrycountyva.gov/parksandrec

Henry County Parks and Recreation provides easy access for paddlers to the Smith River. This public canoe access point is located at the Smith River Sports Complex. In addition to the River Access, the Sports Complex has a variety of trails, playgrounds and other recreation opportunities. Paddlers should be aware that the entrance ramp is rustic and that water levels are subject to rapid change due to releases from Philpott Dam. Water temperature is cold year round. Paddlers should check USGS gauges and please call for water release schedule.



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Last Updated: 10/29/2013 11:36 AM
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