First Landing State Park

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First Landing State Park


Location:On US 60 at Cape Henry in Virginia Beach.
Facilities:218 campsites (109 with electricity and water), 20 cabins, showers, picnic area, picnic shelter, hiking trails (19 miles), self-guiding trails, bicycle trails, bicycle rentals, boat rentals, boat launch, environmental education center, camp store.
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, crabbing, swimming, hiking, bicycling, interpretive programs.
Special Features:In 1965 the park's natural area was included in the National Register of Natural Landmarks because of its distinction as the northernmost location on the East Coast where subtropical and temperate plants grow and thrive together.
Address:2500 Shore Dr
Virginia Beach, VA 23451

Phone:757-412-2300
Web: www.dcr.state.va.us/parks/1stland.htm
Size: 2,888 acres.

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