Public Boating Access

Notice (2/26/2019): Due to recent rainfall, flooding is occurring at many boat landings throughout the state. Please use extreme caution and refrain from using flooded sites until water returns to a safe level.

County/CityWaterbodyAccess AreaBarrier FreeTypeRampsCoordinatesMap
Emporia (city)Meherrin RiverFarmers Market AccessYesBoat Slide136.6894, -77.5412Map
Directions: On Main Street, south of river, east of Main Street at Farmers Market.
Emporia (city)Meherrin RiverMeherrin ParkYesConcrete Ramp136.6816, -77.5326Map
Notice:Due to recent high water events, mud and slippery conditions may be present. Use caution when launching and retrieving.
Directions: In Emporia, Off of Route 301 , East on Hicksford Ave. into Meherrin Park Road, signs to