JROC members and JRPS staff cleaned up brush, trash, and invasive species at Huguenot Flatwater. This is also the area where we plan to build our universal access ramp. Huguenot Flatwater is a great area for trails and to access a calmer section of the James River.
Yesterday we celebrated the independence of our country. We gathered with friends, family, that one guy who shows up at parties that no one knows, and celebrated this fine land by blowing up small parts of it. Like many of you, I spent my Fourth of July floating on the James River enjoying our wonderful […]
The old wooden steps at Huguenot Flatwater are gone. The wood steps were rotted out and past their service life. As part of a two-day work project at Huguenot, JROC volunteers and JRPS Staff cleared invasive plant species, cleaned up, and installed new stone steps. Access to modern equipment only helped so much. The backhoe […]
James River Outdoor Coalition members and park staff got an early start on Invasive Species Awareness Week yesterday at Huguenot Flatwater.
After nearly 40 years of faithful service the bridge connecting Sawmill Island to the maintenance road has been replaced. JROC approved and spent $2,158.16 to replace the bridge and ensure decades of easy access for hikers, bikers, and anyone out exploring the park. The demolition and construction took place over two weekends this January and […]