Top 5 September Events near Lake Anna

Image from Orange County Chamber of Commerce Mark Your Calendar for these September Events near Lake Anna The month of September is full of fun and exciting events near Lake Anna. Whether you’re searching for family-friendly events, food and drink events, live music or free festivals, you’ll... More
Lake Anna fishing

Fishing on Lake Anna

By Chris Craft From March through the Winter, Lake Anna Offers Fishing for Every Season Lake Anna is a 13,000-acre impoundment located in the counties of Louisa, Spotsylvania and Orange. Out of the 13,000 acres, only 9,600 are open to public use. The remaining 3,400 acres is used as cooling... More
Louisa County, Virginia

Day Trip: Louisa County

Images and editorial from Louisa County Parks, Recreation and Tourism Small Town – Big Charm Located in the heart of Central Virginia, less than an hour from Richmond, Charlottesville and Fredericksburg, Louisa County is a four-season region touted in both rural beauty and historical charm.... More

Welcome to Lake Anna

Welcome to Lake Anna—the third largest lake in the state of Virginia and your ideal vacation spot! Located in Central Virginia and surrounded by the counties of Louisa, Spotsylvania and Orange, Lake Anna has not only grown into a popular place to vacation, but the area is also becoming a highly... More
Lake Anna State Park

Lake Anna State Park

Image from Virginia State Parks Outdoor Activities Abound at Lake Anna State Park A trip to Lake Anna is sure to be filled with some fun on the water and on the sandy beach. While you’re here, don’t forget to spend a day—or two—at nearby Lake Anna State Park. Pan for gold, take a stroll along... More
Things to do near Lake Anna

Attractions near Lake Anna

Have Fun Away from the Lake Lake Anna offers visitors the perfect lakeside vacation. But if you want to stray from our shoreline, you may be asking this question: “What is there to do at Lake Anna?” History, fun, excitement—Lake Anna and nearby areas have something for even the pickiest traveler... More
Watersports on Lake Anna

Lake Anna Water Sports

Lake Anna Quenches Your Thirst for Adventure with these Diverse Water Sports By Robert Enriquez​ Cool breezes brush your face as warm sand slowly massages your toes on a sunny Virginia day. Water splashing on the beach shore, skipping rocks and building sand castles once brought us... More
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Restaurants near Lake Anna

Serving Up Delectable Dishes at Your Lakeside Table There’s lots of history in and around Lake Anna. Something that is sure to go down in history is one of the delicious meals you’ll have on your visit. Let the local menus tempt your taste buds with options ranging from fresh seafood to handmade... More

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Trails at Lake Anna State Park
March 21, 2019
Your Guide to the Trails at Lake Anna State Park Lake Anna State Park offers plenty of opportunities for some fun outside. Fish, kayak, camp and more within the 3,127-acre park. With over 15 miles of trails, Lake Anna State Park is a great place for hiking, biking and horseback riding...
North Anna Nuclear Information Center Dominion Energy
August 20, 2019
Image from Dominion Energy Learn More About What Makes Lake Anna Unique at the North Anna Nuclear Information Center Lake Anna is unique as it is one of the largest freshwater inland reservoirs in Virginia. The lake is used to cool the nuclear power generating plants at the North...
Lake Anna bike trails
May 14, 2019
Explore the Area Around Lake Anna by Bike Lake Anna’s proximity to a number of cities and towns gives cycling enthusiast and bike riders of all skill levels an opportunity to explore new sights and the area’s natural setting. Instead of hopping in your car and driving around, strap on...
lake anna retirement options
May 15, 2019
Spend Your Golden Years on Lake Anna When you reach a certain age or point in your career, you begin to think about retirement. The ideal retirement lifestyle involves endless days of relaxation in peaceful surroundings. Many retirees decide to relocate to a new locale that better...
Kids summer activities near Lake Anna, Virginia
July 19, 2019
Celebrate Summer with these Kid-Friendly Activities School is out, so let’s have some fun this summer! A trip to Lake Anna with the kids is filled with opportunities to have some family fun, or let the kids do their own things. Aside from splashing in the waters of Lake Anna, the...
May 15, 2019
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