Pamunkey River - Maps & Access

Public access on the upper Pamunkey is limited to a few road crossings and a VDGIF maintained canoe/small boat launch at Route 301 north of Hanover.

On the Pamunkey below Route 360 there are public ramps at:

  • Lester Manor, just downstream of the Pamunkey Indian Reservation
  • West Point (Mattaponi River).

A private fee ramp near Putney's Mill (Williams Landing) provides access to the upper portion of the tidal Pamunkey.

Public Boating Access at Pamunkey River

County/City Access Area Barrier Free Type Ramps Latitude Longitude Map
Hanover Little Page Bridge Yes Boat Slide 0 37° 47' 19" N
77° 22' 12" W
Directions: From Hanover, North on Rt 301 (2)
King William Lestor Manor
Severe washout and erosion in front of train tracks on approach to landing. Use extreme caution when driving and trailering in the area.
Yes Concrete Ramp 1 37° 35' 10" N
76° 59' 4" W
Directions: From King William C.H., Rt. 30 South (.7);R on Rt 633 (7.4);L on Rt 672 (.4)

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.

Remember to check a boat landing's status before visiting!