New Quarter Park

Spring, Summer & Fall Park Hours

  • April 1 through October 31 -
    Daily 8 a.m. until Dusk

Winter Park Hours

  • November 1 through March 31 -
    Monday-Thursday - CLOSED
    Friday - 10 a.m. to Dusk
    Saturday & Sunday - 8 a.m. to Dusk

During the winter season, New Quarter Park will be open only on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays until dusk. Park staff will be onsite during these hours and the public restrooms will be available. During inclement weather, the park gates will remain locked.

About the Park

Located close to historic Williamsburg, this 545-acre park offers a wide variety of 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, 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. With its mature woodlands, meadows, and tidal creek habitats, the park is home to a wide variety of birds and butterflies. 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 be under their owner's control on a physical leash at all times. It is the owner's responsibility to properly dispose of their pet's physical waste.


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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