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A beautiful state park right on Buggs Island Lake.

Several overnight stays there in the past. Each was amazing. Comfortable accommodations, great... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sue L
What an awesome Park!!

This has to be one of the nicest State Parks with lodging, camping and Yerts!!! Surrounded by water... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
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1192 Occoneechee Park Rd, Clarksville, VA 23927-2946
+1 434-374-2210
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Several overnight stays there in the past. Each was amazing. Comfortable accommodations, great hiking, knowledgable staff and loved everything about it, especially the views of the lake.

Thank Sue L
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

This has to be one of the nicest State Parks with lodging, camping and Yerts!!! Surrounded by water snd Nsture, this park offers just about it all. It has great sites by the Lake, Docks, an awesome playground for kids. Now, if we can just...More

1  Thank mary2love
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

We like to hike here occasionally for some quiet, family time. We have camped in the past and it’s a very nice campground with spacious sites. The Visitor Center is interesting and there are lots of kid activities in the summer.

Thank Lovekerrlake
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Great place for family reunuion. Plenty of space and totally furnished. Saponi lodge houses up to 16 comfortably and has 6 bedrooms and a baths.

Thank true1divakl
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We have visited many state parks in VA and this one is near the top. The rangers and staff are outstanding. There is a spray park for kids, boat rentals, fishing and more. Bring your kayaks and bikes. Lots of trails for hiking, too. We...More

Thank BFly823
Reviewed August 15, 2018

This state park is beautiful and always kept clean. They also have cabins and boat ramps. They have built a nice playground. The only thing I would change is the spaces with the best views are for tents and I would like to see some...More

Thank Debra W
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Occoneechee State Park is such a wonderful place to visit! They have a new splash pad that just opened & it has been packed all summer long!! Everyone loves it! This park has a absolutely beautiful cabins, wonderful camp sites, and a great picnic shelter...More

Thank Madilynne T
Reviewed June 26, 2018

Great camping spot on the very large Buggs Island Lake (is a Reservoir). Things to do: Walking the trail system, fishing, boating, kayaking, playing at the brand new super fun splash park (we did this as adults on a very very hot day). I am...More

1  Thank tinavanderwal
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Lovely cabin. The beds are not super. Great place to unplug. The parks allowed our pup to come along on the trip. We fished, tubed and boated. happy to have the boat ramp at the park. We visited local sights, had hikes and enjoyed the...More

1  Thank W7900BFdawnc
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

This State Park has many trails along with attractions that explain the history of Occoneechee Indians. The gift shop has many items and there is also a new sprinkler park for the little ones.

1  Thank Patti P
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October 4, 2018|
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Response from Patti P | Reviewed this property |
I spoke with a couple that stayed in one and they loved it. They said they were very neat and clean.
Megan P
July 26, 2018|
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Response from tinavanderwal | Reviewed this property |
I could not find anywhere to swim from the campground. No beach etc.
Anna A
June 4, 2018|
Response from VaStateParks | Property representative |
The fees vary based on site type and whether you live in Virginia or not. You can find them on our website virginiastateparks dot gov and click fees on the yellow bar in the middle. Trip Advisor will not allow a url link in... More