Leesylvania

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Trail Guide for Leesylvania State Park (SP) in Virginia. Published by Virginia State Parks.

WELCOME TO LEESYLVANIA STATE PARK. GROUP EVENTS - A special Use Permit is required for all group events that involve amplified sound, catering, equipment rentals and vendor deliveries. Take only pictures, leave only footprints. Park in designated areas only. Please note there is a parking fee charged year-round at all Virginia State Parks. Self-pay parking information is available at the contact station. PARK ACCESSIBILITY - We strive to make each park as PRESERVE – Help preserve your park. Please don’t cut or contact stations and other places in the park. If you see suspicious activity, report it to park staff immediately. For more information, visit www.virginiastateparks.gov or contact the park office. To make your visit safe and more pleasant, we ask that you observe the following: mar any plants or trees. Collecting animal or plant life is allowed only for scientific purposes by permit from the Richmond headquarters. Don’t feed any wild animals. ALCOHOL - State law permits alcohol use only in private areas (inside your cabin or camping unit) or in areas designated on permits issued by the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. PETS - Pets are permitted in enclosed areas or on a leash barrier-free as possible. Universally accessible facilities are available throughout Virginia State Parks. EMERGENCY - Emergency phone numbers are posted at INFORMATION - For more information on Virginia State Parks or to make a cabin or campsite reservation, call 800-933-PARK or visit www.virginiastateparks.gov. The Customer Service Center is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. It is closed on all state holidays. no longer than 6 feet. Please clean up after your pet. Pets must be attended at all times. PARK CONTACTS DRONES AND OTHER AIRCRAFT - Drones, other unmanned Park Information: 703-730-8205 Park Ranger: 571-226-0584 Emergency: 911 aerial vehicles, including remote control aircraft, and aircraft in general may not be flown in state parks pursuant to 4VAC5-30-400. LITTER - Please help us keep the park clean by plac- ing litter and recyclables in the proper receptacles and recycle centers or carrying out your trash. The releasing of balloons is not allowed. Decorative balloons must be deflated and disposed of as trash. FIRE - Help prevent wildfires. Fires must be confined to grills, camp stoves or designated fire rings. Fires must be attended at all times and extinguished when left. Firewood is generally available for purchase at the park. Guests may collect only downed and dead firewood. We enforce all seasonal and emergency bans on open fires. POLLUTION - Help reduce pollution. Dump stations, laundry sinks and slop sinks, where available, are for the proper disposal of wastewater. Please, no boat, RV or car washing. Report any fuel or oil spills to park staff immediately. FISHING - A valid fishing license is required. The Virginia freshwater or saltwater fishing license, the Potomac River Fisheries Commission license, and the Maryland Bay sport license are acceptable fishing licences. PARKING - All vehicles must be parked in designated areas. Lock valuables in your trunk and keep your vehicle locked when unattended. LATE NIGHT FISHING/BOATING - Late night fishing and late night/overnight boating are allowed by permit only Mar. through Oct. Permits may be purchased at the park entrance or park office. TRAIL INFORMATION DIFFICULTY SCALE EASY - From .5 to 1 mile; grades are short, typically fewer than 100 feet and less than 10 percent of the trail length; easily accomplished by all users, including the elderly and those with physical or mental disabilities, with little risk of injury or fatigue. MODERATE - From 1 to 5 miles; steepness and grade lengths vary; at least 60 percent of the length is fairly flat; healthy people can accomplish the trail with little risk of injury or fatigue. DIFFICULT - Trail length is greater than 5 miles; more than 70 percent of the trail is on a grade; experienced hikers only or groups of three to five people recommended; there is a risk of overexertion or injury to those not conditioned. Virginia State Parks Leesylvania State Park TRAIL GUIDE VIRGINIA STATE PARKS ARE A TONIC FOR THE MIND, BODY AND SPIRIT. Museums, visitor centers and nearby historic sites make state parks cultural treasures. The recreational opportunities in state parks are endless and easy to see – from swimming and boating to horseshoes and hiking, there’s always something to do in a Virginia State Park. 2001 Daniel K. Ludwig Drive Woodbridge, Virginia 22191 703-730-8205 leesylvania@dcr.virginia.gov WWW.VIRGINIASTATEPARKS.GOV 800-933-PARK Leesylvania State Park Ne ab sc oC ree Ampitheater Bait Shack Boat Launch Boat Storage Breakwater Store Canoe/kayak Launch Campground Contact Station Exercise Trail Fishing Pier Gas Pumps Group Camp Historical Site Main Office Overlapping Trails Parking Picnic Shelter Playground Restroom Scenic View Visitor Center k 0 0.25 0.5 Miles P ot om ac He rit ag e a Tr il Freestone Point Le e ’s W ood s Tr a il kT ra i l 1 ee 2 Cr 4 el l ’s w Po Powe ll s C r eek 3 Bu sh e yP oint Trai l m Poto rai l ac T Po T BP to c ma Riv er Trail Blaze Mileage Usage Bushey Point (BPT) Lee’s Wood Potomac Powell’s Creek Potomac Heritage Green Red Yellow Blue White 1.22 1.96 0.41 1.27 1.59 H H H, B H H, B H = Hiking B = Biking Bushey Point A = Handicap Accessible = Easy Difficulty Access = Moderate PA = Partially Accessible PA A = Difficult

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