Recreation Opportunities

Recreation Opportunities


Mill Quarter Plantation Golf Course

Mill Quarter Plantation is Central Virginia's Premier Public Golf Course, offering an 18-hole Championship Course, Practice Facilities, and an Ideal Location for your next Special Event.

Independence Golf Club

Independence is the premiere public golf destination in Richmond, Virginia. It has undergone extensive renovations to the 18-hole Championship Golf Course which has earned recognition in Golf Digest's "Top 10 Remodels of 2016."

The Foundry Golf Club

The Foundry Golf Club rests on one of the most naturally stunning properties in Virginia. The rolling terrain, native vegetation, and scattered rock outcroppings, combine with the meandering banks of Fine Creek.


Powhatan State Park

Powhatan State Park in the northwest corner of Powhatan County on the historic James River. The park has three car-top boat slides accessing the river as well as diverse wildlife habitat, from open fields to upland hardwood forests. Other amenities include a full-service campground, a canoe-in campground, a group campground, multi-use trails, wildlife observation areas, picnic shelters and a playground.

Fighting Creek Park

Fighting Creek Park offers trails, a picnic area, large pavilion and a playground.

Festivals & Events

Powhatan is home to many festivals including: Festival of the Grape, Festival of Fiber, Powhatan Fair, Village Vibe Concerts and Rockin' at Independence and artoberVA. Learn more about all local festivals at Discover Powhatan.

Powhatan Wildlife Management Area

This 4,400+ acre area provides opportunities for hunting, fishing and camping. Deer and turkey can be found in abundance as well at rabbits, quail and squirrels. The northern area includes two lakes with multiple available species of fish. Boat launching facilities are available.

Equine Facilities

Name Address Phone
Bella Cavalo Farm 1535 Rocky Ford Road 598-3049
Belmead Stables and Riding Club 5000 Cartersville Road 598-4907
Deer Creek Equine Clinic 2884 Maidens Road 598-3759
Double D Farm 2221 Sigourney Street 598-0934
Garland Farm 915 Dorset Road 598-3657
Hertzler Farm & Feed, Inc. 3209 Buckingham Road 598-4021
Hunter's Ridge Equestrian Center 2418 Mill Road 393-1459
Level Green Riding School 3350 John Tree Hill Road 794-8463
Levremont 3066 Ballsville Road 338-6061
Lonesome Dove Equestrian Center 6137 Old Buckingham Road 357-9524
Mesa Vista Therapeutics 2650 Judes Ferry Road 598-1543
Meteor Hill Welsh 3341 Medway Lane 794-7131
Oakdale Farm 5719 Cartersville Road 375-3007
Oakleigh Arabian Farm 1507 Dorset Road 598-2090
Reedwind Farm 1655 Dorset Road 598-6270
Saddlebrook Stables 975 Rocky Ford Road 598-1580
Specialized Equine Services 5350 Anderson Highway 434-547-9638
Summerhill Stables 2211 Huguenot Trail 804-840-1593
Windsor Farm Stables 2600 Huguenot Trail 598-2678
Zephyr's Way Stable 2502 Genito Road 434-906-6626

To learn more about Powhatan County concerts, festivals, gyms and more, visit this website.