Beachfront is open at Belle Isle State Park

Gov. Ralph Northam on May 29 announced that public beaches may reopen.

Virginia State Park (VSP) tidal beaches are now open for recreation activities while inland lakefront beaches remain closed, reported VSP communications and marketing director David Neudeck. 

Tidal beaches are open at the following parks: Mason Neck, Leesylvania, Widewater, Caledon, Westmoreland, Belle Isle, York River, Chippokes, Kiptopeke, First Landing and False Cape. Guests are advised that beaches at these parks are often small with limited spacing for beach recreation. Some are merely thin strips of sand along…[to-view-more]