Braley Pond Day Use Area

Area Status: Open
Photo of picnic area

Braley Pond Day Use Area is a very popular access to multiple trailheads including Ramsey's Draft Wilderness. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy this area for picnicking, fishing, or camping overnight in the adjacent dispersed camping site.

At a Glance

Fees: No Fee
Open Season: Open year round
Restrictions: No dispersed camping allowed in picnic area. 
Closest Towns: West Augusta, VA
Water: No drinking water available
Restroom: Vault toilet
Operated By: North River Ranger District: 540-432-0187

General Information

Directions: From Staunton, VA: Follow US 250 West to Churchville. Continue West on US 250 for 10 miles past Churchville and turn right onto SR 715. This road turns into Forest Development Road (FDR) 96. Braley Pond is 1 mile off of US 250.

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Lake and Pond Fishing

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Day Hiking


No. of Sites Picnicking sites available
Reservation Info No Reservations Required

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