James River and Warm Springs Ranger District

  

Visitors to the James River and Warm Springs Ranger District have opportunities to visit two wilderness areas located among the Alleghany Mountains in the western section of Virginia and  336,464 acres of mountains and valleys. The district has over 240 miles of multi-use trail and over 300 miles of roads. One of its most popular recreation destinations is Lake Moomaw, one of the largest lakes in Virginia, with 43 miles of undeveloped shoreline, campgrounds, and day use areas, including 3 boat launches. There, visitors can go both cold and warm water fishing, boating, picnicking, and camping. The closest town to the district is Hot Springs, Virginia.

At a Glance

Information Center: The James River & Warm Springs Ranger District office is located at 422 Forestry Road; Hot Springs, VA 24445
540-839-2521  

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Beaches & Dunes

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Areas for Campground Camping at James River and Warm Springs Ranger District

Group Camping

Areas for Group Camping at James River and Warm Springs Ranger District


Fishing

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Hiking

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Other Activities

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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