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Virginia: Twin Lakes State Park
Posted on Thursday, September 01 @ 17:00:41 MST by iljiana

Horse Rentals & Day Ride Trails 788 Twin Lakes Rd.,
Green Bay, Va. 23942-2525
(434) 392-3435

General Information: Twin Lakes State Park, centrally located in Virginia's Piedmont region, provides visitors from all over the Commonwealth with a variety of lakefront activities in a secluded setting. Swimming, camping, fishing, biking, canoeing and hiking are popular activities. The park is home to Cedar Crest Conference Center, a perfect facility for group meetings, family reunions, wedding receptions and company picnics. The park also offers catering services; call (434) 767-2398 for details.

Location: Twin Lakes State Park is near Farmville, about an hour southwest of Richmond. To get there, take U.S. 360 West of Burkeville to Route 613. Then go east on Route 629.

Horse Rentals: None

Trails: Six miles of trails for hiking take the visitor through hardwood forests and the lakes. Prince Edward Gallion Multi-use Trail, in the Prince Edward-Gallion State Forest adjacent to the park, is open to hikers, bikers and horses. It's an eight-mile loop trail.

Estimated Driving Time to Park from: Northern Virginia, three to four hours; Richmond, one to one and a half hours; Tidewater/ Norfolk/ Virginia Beach, two and a half to three hours; Roanoke, three hours

Park History: The land for Twin Lakes State Park was initially bought from struggling farmers by the federal government during the Great Depression. Two parks, Goodwin Lake and Prince Edward Lake, were founded in 1939 and until the early 1960s were run as two racially segregated parks. The parks merged in 1976 and became Twin Lakes State Park in 1986.

For more information:
http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/parks/twinlake.htm



 
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