Fishing and Boating

Abel Reservoir
Kellogg Mill Road
Stafford, VA 22554

Located on Kellogg Mill Road (SR-651), 9 miles west of Mountain View Road (SR-627). Stocked fishing area, boating (electric motors only), hiking, and picnicking. Boat ramp with parking. Open year ‘round from dawn to dusk.  View Map


Aquia Landing Park
2846 Brooke Rd.
Stafford, VA 22554

Open year-round, Aquia Landing provides nearly a quarter-mile of recreational beach on the Potomac River. It is a superb natural setting, surrounded by wooded and marshy areas. Aquia Landing is located at the eastern edge of Stafford County on Brooke Road, 15 miles east of the Stafford County Courthouse. Two large pavilions are available for rental; call 540-658-5019 for reservations.   View Map


Curtis Lake
58 Jesse Curtis Lane or Stony Hill Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22406

Curtis Lake is open year ‘round from dawn to dusk, with a public boat landing (electric motors only) and fishing pier access on Stony Hill Road (SR-662).  View Map


Lake Mooney 
495 Greenbank Drive
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
 
This 520 acre lake provides kayaking, canoeing and fishing.  Boat ramp (non-gas) and  canoe launch is available to visitors as well as trails.  No swimming.  Family restroom.  


Little Falls Boat ramp
952 Kings Highway
Fredericksburg, VA 22405

The boat ramp is located on the Rappahannock River in the southern portion of Stafford and is accessed by the Little Falls Wastewater Treatment Plant access road off Route 3 East, approximately 3 miles east of the Blue-Gray Parkway. There is no charge to use the ramp, and it is always open.  View Map

Note:  VA State Fishing License is required for fishing.