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Mint Springs Valley Park

6659 Mint Springs Park Road, Crozet, VA 22932

(434) 296-5844


SIZE 520 total acres (with 8 water acres and 1 beach acre) TRAILS Fire Trail 1.8 miles - Elevation change 370 feet; Hollow Trail .5 miles - Elevation change 240 feet; Lake Trail .5 miles - Elevation change 60 feet; Big Survey Trail .8 miles. FISHING Trout are stocked at Mint Springs Valley Park. A Trout Fishing License is required from October - June. Mint Springs is also stocked with sunfish, channel catfish and large- mouth bass for which a Virginia State Fishing License is required all year. BOATING U.S. Coast Guard-approved boats and crafts welcome. Gasoline-powered motors are prohibited. Electric motors are allowed. AMENITIES Wheelchair accessible playground, 6 tables and 5 grills scattered throughout the park; 2 picnic shelters, with open grills and electricity; restrooms available. Shelter #1 has 6 picnic tables and Shelter #2 has 3 picnic tables. HOURS Parks are generally open for daylight hours all year. Specific hours for each park are posted at park entrance. SWIMMING Daily 11:00 am to 7:00 pm. (from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day, except on the days when Albemarle County Schools are in session)



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