August Park Events

Friday, August 12th Moonlight Paddling Huguenot Flatwater 7PM
Join our friends at JROC for an evening paddle on flat water that will include abled and disabled paddlers from McGuire Veterans' Hospital. Contact Chris Hull [email protected] or Brian Mutchler [email protected] for info. Free.

Saturday, August 13th Summer Sizzler Hike 10AM - 2PM

This is a very popular long-distance excursion on the award-winning trails of James River Park. Be prepared for a moderate to strenuous hike on nine miles with beautiful scenery, wildlife and engaging history. Meet at Belle Isle Parking Lot, Tredegar Street
Sponsors: Friends of James River Park, Chesterfield County Environmental Engineering
Registration: 748-1920 $8.00

Thanks to Lorne Field, Environmental Outreach Coordinator with Chesterfield County, for leading this tour.

Saturday, August 20th Riverside Drive Clean-up 9 AM -11 AM

Please join us as we clean up the JRPS and adjacent areas from Pony Pasture to Huguenot Flatwater along Riverside Drive. Please bring gloves and wear sturdy shoes and meet in the Pony Pasture parking lot. It's a great way to get some exercise and give the park some attention and care. Email [email protected] if you can come. Thanks!


New T-shirts for Sale!

Get your awesome, Bob Scott-designed (www.bobscottart.com) FOJRP t-shirt today! Riverside Outfitters on Old Westham Rd. near Pony Pasture has them for sale. $15 is all it takes for you to be Easy to Spot!


You'll love the back, too!

Friends of James River Park
PO 4453
Richmond, Virginia 23220