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Only 20 miles from downtown Richmond, the capital of Virginia, Pocahontas State Park has been one of the more popular parks in the state park system. Many various activities, including biking, hiking, picnicking, swimming, camping and family-friendly nature programs, await guests. Swift Creek Reservoir and Beaver Lake offer visitors a chance for excellent wildlife viewing and fishing.

nice trail...very quiet & serene

Great trail! I took my toddler for his first hike here and he was easily able to complete the whole thing. The nature center was also really fun for kids.

hiking
12 days ago

5 months ago

Well-maintained and peaceful

This was my wife and I first trail we had ever walked and it started a new addiction!

mountain biking
7 months ago

walking
7 months ago

Beautiful!