New Quarter Park

Winter Park Hours

October 30 through March 31

  • Monday-Thursday - CLOSED

  • Friday - 10 am to Sunset

  • Saturday & Sunday - 8 am to Sunset

During the winter, the New Quarter Park gates will only open on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays until Dusk. Park staff will be onsite during these hours, and the public restrooms will be available. Guests wishing to visit the park may do so outside of this time period, but know that our facilities will be closed.  

During inclement weather, the park gates will remain locked.

About the Park

Located close to historic Williamsburg, this 545-acre park offers various recreational activities and special programs for individuals, families, and groups throughout the year. Amenities include miles of hiking and mountain bike trails, a campfire circle, 4 picnic shelters for group rental, 11 other smaller shelters, an 18-hole championship disc golf course, playgrounds, restroom facilities, a softball field, 2 basketball half courts, sand volleyball, and much more! Fishing is available from a floating pier, and easy access for kayaking and canoeing is available from a scenic launch site. There is no park entrance fee.

New Quarter Park is a natural wildlife sanctuary. The park is home to various birds and butterflies with mature woodlands, meadows, and tidal creek habitats. You can see all the birds spotted at New Quarter Park here.

Amenities and Features

  • Audio Tour
  • Basketball Court
  • Bird Housing (Blue Birds and Purple Martins)
  • Canoe/Kayak Launch points (2)
  • Championship Disc Golf Course (18-Holes): Fee
  • Civil War Redoubts
  • Electric Car Charging Space
  • Fire Circle: Fee to reserve in advance
  • Floating Fishing Pier
  • Hiking Trails with Scenic Overlooks (9)
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Kayak Rentals: Fee
  • Large Playgrounds
  • Mountain Bike Trails
  • Multi-Purpose Field
  • Multi-Purpose Path
  • Picnic Shelters w/Grills for Group Rental (4): Fee to reserve in advance
  • Other Smaller Shelters (7)
  • Restrooms
  • Sand Volleyball Court


Dogs must always be under their owner's control on a physical leash. It is the owner's responsibility to dispose of their pet's physical waste properly.


The following are prohibited at New Quarter Park:

  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Animal/Wildlife Hunting or Trapping of any sort
  • Golf
  • Horses
  • Metal detectors
  • Motorized boats
  • Overnight camping
  • Remote Controlled Devices or Rockets
  • Swimming

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