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Home > Visit a Gateway > Westmoreland State Park
Westmoreland State Park - Montross, VA
Westmoreland State Park
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Westmoreland State Park lies within Westmoreland County, from which it takes its name. The park extends about one and a half miles along the Potomac River, and its 1,299 acres neighbor the former homes of both George Washington and Robert E. Lee. The park's Horsehead Cliffs provide visitors with a spectacular view of the Potomac River.

In addition to the scenic beauty at Westmoreland, the park offers hiking, camping, cabins, fishing, boating and swimming. Visitors can enjoy the park's vacation cabins as well. The visitor center, open during summer, gives an informative historical and ecological perspective to an important natural area on the coastal plain. Westmoreland also offers the Potomac River Retreat.

Hours: Park is open year-round with the peak season lasting from Memorial Day to Labor Day
Fees: $3 per car weekdays and $4 weekends during the main season (April 1 - Oct 31) and $3 all days during the winter.
For more information about Westmoreland State Park call (804) 493-8821 or visit the following website: http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/parks/westmore.htm.

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