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“great hike” (2 reviews)
“canoeing” (2 reviews)
Hot Springs, VA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During our recent stay at the Homestead, we booked a family kayak trip through the resort. We have kayaked as a family all over the world, most recently in Alaska & Costa Rica, so I was confident that in tandem kayaks we would be fine...More

Thank Mmerola22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As an avid kayaker I like to hit up as many rivers as I can when I travel. Jackson River is in the top of my list for favorites. Wish I was able to spend more time on this beautiful river.

Thank B C
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This is an easy way for anyone to get out and enjoy the scenery and the river. It's really more of a dirt road along the river. The signs at the entrance are not very helpful in terms of navigation. I think we missed out...More

Thank MarinaG500
Reviewed 27 November 2016

River was beautiful, especially Blowing Springs. Water level were low due to drought, so we didn't catch anything, but still really enjoyed it.

Thank TravelingDave2016
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Can't believe I didn't read more about this trail on the internet. This is a fantastic trail, it's flat and goes along the river's path. The trail is long (we hiked for an hour) and didn't get anywhere near the end. Lots of benches and...More

Thank RoxyAnnapolis
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Have now been fishing on the Jackson River three times and can't imagine a better place for fly fishing in Virginia. Good numbers of brown and rainbow trout in the upper Jackson make for a great day though size limits make it hard to take...More

Thank 3Eagles
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Land along the shoreline is private so do not expect to exit your boat. Very Rocky and shallow stream.

Thank Luv2Snap
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Jackson river and surrounding area is one of the places that has not changed very much over the past 50 years. The waters are unpoluted clear and full of trout. Wildlife is abundant, deer, eagles, bear, . Hiking and biking trail runs adjacent to...More

Thank dlbyer
Reviewed 18 July 2016

The Jackson River area is a wonderful place to go with family and/or friends. There are multiple hiking and biking trails, great fishing and kayaking opportunities.

Thank Allen T
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Nice day for kayaking. Nice guides. Wish we would have kayaked for the 2 - 2 1/2 hours we were told we would spend on the water. Double kayak have good back support seats.

3  Thank boltwoman1
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18 September 2015|
Response from boltwoman1 | Reviewed this property |
I was in Bath co., va part of the river. No place in that area to eat.