Public Boating Access

NOTICE: Coastal Virginia is forecast to receive significant rainfall and high water, mud and debris may impact launching and retrieving at agency boat landings. Please exercise caution when using these facilities. Staff will address any issues as soon as waters recede. Posted October 11, 2018.

County/CityWaterbodyAccess AreaBarrier FreeTypeRampsCoordinatesMap
PittsylvaniaSmith Mountain LakeAnthony Ford #4YesConcrete Ramp137.0291, -79.5896Map
Directions: From Penhook, Rt 40 East (2); L on Rt 626 (6)
BedfordSmith Mountain LakeHales FordYesConcrete Ramp137.1429, -79.6569Map
Directions: From Moneta, Rt122 S(1.5),LRt695(1.25),R Rt828(1.5)R Meadow Pt. Dr(.25)R OakHollowRd(.25
BedfordSmith Mountain LakeHardy FordYesConcrete Ramp237.2200, -79.8013Map
Directions: From Stewertsville, Rt 24 West (2.4); L on Rt 635 (1.5);L on Rt 634(3.7)
FranklinSmith Mountain LakeOak GroveYesConcrete Ramp237.1343, -79.6682Map
Directions: On Rt. 122, go 1.78 mi. South of the South end of the SML Bridge, turn left onto Rt. 666 (go 0.76 mi.), turn left on Oldfield Rd. (go 0.76 mi.), take right staying on Oldfield Rd., follow 0.3 mi. to Oak Grove Boat Access Facility.
FranklinSmith Mountain LakePenhook #9YesConcrete Ramp237.0130, -79.6255Map
Directions: From Penhook, Rt 660 North (.8); R on Rt 966 (1.4)
FranklinSmith Mountain LakeScruggs #8YesConcrete Ramp137.0512, -79.6633Map
Directions: From Moneta southwest on Rt 122 (7); L on Rt 616 (5.7); R on Rt 601 (2)