Smith Mountain Lake - Maps & Directions

See Boat Access Sites below:

Maps are available at local marinas, sporting good stores, area retailers and from commercial suppliers listed below.

GMCO Maps and Charts provide very detailed maps of Smith Mountain Lake that would be helpful for all anglers. Maps produced by GMCO provide information such as depth contours, marker numbers and locations, underwater structure, striper fishing areas, ramps, marinas, road numbers, and more.

GMCO maps can be ordered by phone or through the Internet.
Web site:
Telephone: 1-888-420-6277

Fishing Hotspots Maps is another option. These maps can be ordered by phone or through the Internet.
Web site: http://www.Fishing Hotspots
Telephone: 1-800-ALL MAPS

Public Boating Access at Smith Mountain Lake

County/City Access Area Barrier Free Type Ramps Latitude Longitude Map
Bedford Hales Ford Yes Concrete Ramp 1 37° 8' 35" N
79° 39' 25" W
Directions: From Moneta, Rt122 S(1.5),LRt695(1.25),R Rt828(1.5)R Meadow Pt. Dr(.25)R OakHollowRd(.25
Bedford Hardy Ford Yes Concrete Ramp 2 37° 13' 12" N
79° 48' 5" W
Directions: From Stewertsville, Rt 24 West (2.4); L on Rt 635 (1.5);L on Rt 634(3.7)
Franklin Oak Grove Yes Concrete Ramp 2 37° 8' 4" N
79° 40' 6" W
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.
Franklin Penhook #9 Yes Concrete Ramp 2 37° 0' 47" N
79° 37' 32" W
Directions: From Penhook, Rt 660 North (.8); R on Rt 966 (1.4)
Franklin Scruggs #8 Yes Concrete Ramp 1 37° 3' 5" N
79° 39' 48" W
Directions: From Moneta southwest on Rt 122 (7); L on Rt 616 (5.7); R on Rt 601 (2)
Pittsylvania Anthony Ford #4
It is anticipated that the Anthony Ford Boat Access on Smith Mountain Lake will be closed for renovation beginning the end of September 2015 and continuing into the Fall of 2015. Dates will be posted as they become available.
Yes Concrete Ramp 1 37° 1' 45" N
79° 35' 23" W
Directions: From Penhook, Rt 40 East (2); L on Rt 626 (6)

Maps and driving directions may not work for all locations. Map information provided through Google is intended for planning purposes only. You may find that construction projects, traffic conditions, or other events may differ from the map results.

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