Sherando Lake Camping

Sherando Lake
Sherando Lake
Address
96 Sherando Lake Road
Route 664
Lyndhurst, VA 22952
Region Central Virginia
Locality Nelson
Phone: (540) 291-2188
Website www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/gwj/recarea
Sherando Lake Camping www.fs.fed.us/r8/gwj/gp/recreation/camping/developed/sherando_lake/index.shtml

The Sherando Lake Recreation Area lies within the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains and is one of the most popular recreation areas in the George Washington National Forest. The area includes 2 lakes with most of the recreational facilities lying between them. Sherando Lake is the lower and larger of the two lakes at 24 acres. It, as well as many of the recreational facilities, were built by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the mid 1930s. Sherando Lake features swimming, camping, picnicking, hiking, and fishing. The campground has 65 family campsites as well as group sites. Amenities include drinking water, flush toilets, showers, and a trailer dump station. Swimming facilities include a sandy beach, a shaded grass area, and a bathhouse with warm showers.




Last Updated: 5/23/2012 11:47 AM
  • Get the Virginia Travel Guide

    2014 Virginia Travel Guide

    Order your Free Virginia Travel Guide.

     Order now button  

  • Travel Updates

    What's going on around Virginia? Subscribe to the Virginia eNews.

    Subscribe