Owl's Creek is a 1.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Virginia Beach, Virginia that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for birding, fishing, fly fishing, and canoeing and is accessible year-round.

Distance: 1.5 miles Elevation Gain: 0 feet Route Type: Out & Back

kid friendly


paddle sports

bird watching



wild flowers


Use the public boat launch at the Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center off General Booth Blvd.

paddle sports
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Actually used kayak from the mouth of Rudee inlet to paddle back into the creek, Easy voyage, saw some wildlife from a distance, i.e. cranes, snake lots of little fiddler crabs. very nice trip but not long.

Sunday, March 26, 2017

kinda boring. there is really no nature what so ever. very close to a major road. good for a beginner tho.

paddle sports
Monday, March 30, 2015

Owl's Creek boat launch is large (3 ramps) and very busy year round. The creek is ideal for kayak fishing, or exploring the wetlands to the southwest of the ramps. Northeast is Rudy Inlet and the ocean.

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