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Chippokes Plantation State Park

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National Get Outdoors Day, sponsored by the American Recreation Coalition, encourages everyone to enjoy the specialness of the outdoors. Chippokes Plantation State Park has plenty of outdoor space for you to run, hike, swim, fish, and more. Chippokes will be participating in the event by offering the following programs:



9 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Let's Go Fishing-Children's Fishing Tournament $2/person $6/family

Join park staff for an experience that delights seasoned anglers and catches new ones. Plan on reeling in a few perch, catfish, and memories. Meet at the foot bridge on College Run Creek Trail.



3 p.m.-4:30p.m.

Fossil Walk

Calling all fossil seekers. Join an interpreter at the River House parking lot for an adventure through the abundant fossil beds at Chippokes. Meet in the River House parking lot.



6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Canoeing on Lower Chippokes Creek $11/person

The parks most eastern boundary, Lower Chippokes Creek, is a peaceful paddle on calm tidal water. Register and pay at the Visitor Center. Meet in the River House parking lot.
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695 Chippokes Park Road
Surry, Virginia 23883
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