Mathews County is located on the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay. Obtain a Blueways guide for locating specific access points for water trails.
From Richmond: Go east on I-64 to Route 33 (West Point). Cross Route 17, and continue on Route 198 to Mathews County.
From Norfolk: Take Route 17 North to Gloucester, then Route 14 East to Mathews.
From Washington, DC: Take I-95, then Route 17 South to Glenns, then Route 198 East to Mathews.