Sherando Lake Recreation Area

Waynesboro, Virginia 22980

Sherando Lake Recreation Area

Sherando Lake Recreation Area Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"his campground, built as a CCC project, is situated in the GWJ National Forests and is managed by the USDA Forest Service. Gas-powered boats not permitted on lake. Choose from several hiking trails, some leading to Bald Knob, and others leading around the lake and branching out into the forest area and up to the Blue Ridge Parkway.

There are two sections to the lake: The upper section offers 25 acres of water for fishing but no swimming. If you want to swim, head to the lower section of the lake, where you can also boat and fish. RV friendly up to medium length."

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Trail Information

Nearby City
Early April to late October
Swimming, Boating, Fishing, Hiking
Additional Use
(540) 291-2188;
Local Contacts
Fees per Night
Flush/vault toilets, showers, fire ring, picnic tables, picnic shelters, dump station, beach area, fishing dock, vending machines, visitor center, gift shop/store, playground

Activity Feed

Dec 2018