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Newport News Park

13564 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23603-1104
+1 757-886-7912
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Family Get Together

The park was nice. I appreciated that it had outside outlets to charge electronics and deep fryers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ericaf289
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Newport News Park

Newport News is near Fort Eustis base and many apartment complexes which makes it convenient for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shanita D
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  • Average7%
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13564 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23603-1104
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The park was nice. I appreciated that it had outside outlets to charge electronics and deep fryers. The children had a play area, they had space to run and play. The only thing is, they need more staff to constantly keep the restrooms clean.

Thank ericaf289
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Newport News is near Fort Eustis base and many apartment complexes which makes it convenient for military families and families in the surrounding area. The park has a very nice playground with a rock climbing wall. Parts of the campground can be rented for events...More

Thank Shanita D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit Newport News Park for a short vist or spend the Night in the Campground. Located right in the middle of History.

Thank D_S_VA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So much to do here! Nice folks at the campground and boat facility. The trails are wonderful and shaded.

Thank cedartree2017
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Great park with walking trails, paddle boat and canoe rentals, playground for the children etc. It also has shelter rentals and a campground. It's a nice place for a picnic and the Vistor's Center is located at the front of the park.

Thank 6wvrs
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This is the perfect place to wander and enjoy nature. In less than 20 minutes I was several feet from a deer, ducks, squirrels and what seemed like scores of turtles. Imagine what you would see within an hour or two. Savor lakes, streams, meadows,...More

Thank Indy_Cindy_LPN
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This Park is really a jewel in Hampton Roads, lakes, paddle boating, canoes, RV Park, play ground, shelters , public bathrooms, walking and biking trails. There is a children festival and the Fall Festival first weekend in October Not to be missed. They have a...More

1  Thank Jane Susan F
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I take my dogs here all the time. We walk the many trails, and they often swim in the reservoir. I have kayaked here, hiked solo, and come just to relax.

Thank debbienewportnews
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The Newport News Park has everything you need or want for a week or weekend of camping. Full camper hookups and tent area. Excellent lake for fishing, paddle boarding, paddle boats available for rent. Plenty of tree covered areas and nice fire bits along with...More

Thank Dennis5969
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I love Newport News Park. It is so peaceful and relaxing. What a gift to the people of Newport News. The absolute best way to visit is on a bicycle. You can ride for hours and not see another person. Some of my best days...More

Thank Valorentz
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Robin C
24 July 2017|
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Response from LadyEll | Reviewed this property |
You cannot launch your boat at the park. They have paddle boats and canoes for you to rent.
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Luann L
2 June 2017|
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Response from Stephen K | Reviewed this property |
Definitely pet friendly but bring rabies certificate if camping. It was only one occasion but the camp ranger was insistent I needed provide proof of vaccination. Lucky for me I had it. I don't believe there is any military... More
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Luann L
2 June 2017|
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Response from BARONESSELLENII | Reviewed this property |
The park is free, dogs have to be on a leach,golf club may offer military discounts and the canoe rental. You may call Newport News Park in Newport News,Virginia to make sure.
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