Gloucester Point Beach Park

1255 Greate Road, Gloucester Point VA 23062

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Park Amenities

  • ADA Accessible
  • Bathrooms
  • Boat Ramps
  • Fishing Pier
  • Gazebo
  • Grill


  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Showers (open seasonally)
  • Volleyball (summer only)

Fishing

A public fishing license is sponsored for the pier, but registration with the Virginia Fisherman ID Program is required.  Register by calling (800) 723-2728 or online here.

The fishing pier is open 24 hours/day.  Fishing is permitted overnight but the park is closed from sunset to sunrise.  When the park is closed due to damage or inclement weather, fishing is not permitted.  

The Point Walk

A self-guided interpretive walk along the York River

View the brochure (PDF). 

Park Info

  • Swimming is permitted in designated areas only.  The current is strong on the York River - please be safe and heed the signs.
  • Lifeguards are not present.
  • Open fires are not permitted.
  • Boat trailer parking lot is not available for general parking - boat trailer parking only.
  • Children under 13 must have adult supervision.
  • Metal detectors may only be used on the beach.  Gloucester County shall retain ownership of items having a value over $1,000, artifacts older than 50 years, and human or animal remains over 100 years old.  Contact Gloucester Parks, Recreation & Tourism at (804) 693-2355 or prt@gloucesterva.info to relinquish an item or if assistance is needed.