Hungry Mother


brochure Hungry Mother - Facilities

Facilities Guide for Hungry Mother State Park (SP) in Virginia. Published by Virginia State Parks.

WELCOME TO HUNGRY MOTHER STATE PARK. To make your visit safe and more pleasant, we ask that you observe the following: Take only pictures, leave only footprints. Park in designated areas only. Please note there is a parking fee charged year-round at all Virginia State Parks. Honor parking information is found at the park entrance. GUESTS - Your guests are our guests. For everyone’s safety and security, please register all visitors with the park office. Visitors will not be admitted to camping and cabin areas unless so identified. Visitors are permitted only between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. QUIET HOURS - Quiet hours are between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. The use of generators is prohibited at all times. PRESERVE – Help preserve your park. Please don’t cut or mar any plants or trees. Collecting animal or plant life is allowed only for scientific purposes by permit from the Richmond headquarters. Don’t feed any wild animals. CHECK-IN AND CHECK-OUT POLICY Camping: Check-in 4 p.m. Check-out 1 p.m. ALCOHOL - State law permits alcohol use only in private areas (inside your cabin or camping unit) or in areas designated on permits issued by the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. Cabins: Check-out 10 a.m. PETS - Pets are permitted in enclosed areas or on a leash no longer than 6 feet. Please clean up after your pet. Pets must be attended at all times. DRONES AND OTHER AIRCRAFT - Drones, other unmanned aerial vehicles, including remote control aircraft, and aircraft in general may not be flown in state parks pursuant to 4VAC5-30-400. LITTER - Please help us keep the park clean by placing litter and recyclables in the proper receptacles and recycle centers or carrying out your trash. The releasing of balloons is not allowed. Decorative balloons must be deflated and disposed of as trash. FIRE - Help prevent wildfires. Fires must be confined to grills, camp stoves or designated fire rings. Fires must be attended at all times and extinguished when left. Firewood is generally available for purchase at the park. Campers and guests may collect only down and dead firewood. We enforce all seasonal and emergency bans on open fires. POLLUTION - Help reduce pollution. Dump stations, laundry sinks and slop sinks, where available, are for the proper disposal of wastewater. Please, no boat, RV or car washing. SWIMMING - Guarded lake-swimming is generally available for a fee at the designated swimming beach during scheduled hours between the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day. The weather and other issues beyond our control may reduce the availability of guarded swimming. Outside of scheduled hours, guests may swim at the designated beach within marked areas at their own risk. Swimming anywhere else in the park at any time is prohibited. FISHING - A Virginia freshwater fishing license is required. Check-in 4 p.m. In many cases, campers may be accommodated prior to the official check-in. Please remember that only those 18 or older may register. The registrant is responsible for all occupants of the campsite or cabin. Feel free to arrive early and enjoy park amenities prior to check-in. Overnight guests are encouraged to be familiar with the early departure policy since it impacts any refund due. The policy and frequently asked questions are here: The maximum overnight stay per park is 14 days in any 30-day period. PARK ACCESSIBILITY - We strive to make each park as Virginia State Parks barrier-free as possible. Universally accessible facilities are available throughout Virginia State Parks. EMERGENCY - Emergency phone numbers are posted at contact stations and other places in the park. For more information, visit or contact the park office. INFORMATION - For more information on Virginia State Parks or to make a cabin or campsite reservation, call 800-933-PARK or visit The Customer Service Center is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. It is closed on all state holidays. Hungry Mother State Park Marion, Virginia FACILITIES GUIDE CAMPING - Camping is allowed only in designated campgrounds and only after following the proper checkin procedure described in the Reservation and Fees Guide available at the park office. Campsite occupancy is a maximum of six people or the number of people in a single household. Two camping units are allowed per campsite; only one axled camper is allowed per site. All camping units, equipment and vehicles must be placed within the perimeter of the designated campsite without infringing on adjoining campsites or vegetation. Where high-impact areas are designated, all camping units, equipment and vehicles must be within the area’s defined borders. Park in designated areas only. PARKING - Only two motor vehicles, as well as the camping unit, are permitted on a campsite without incurring additional fees. Cabin guests are allowed two vehicles for a one or two-bedroom cabin, three vehicles for a three- bedroom cabin and six vehicles for a sixbedroom cabin per day without an additional parking fee charge. Those with additional vehicles must pay a parking fee for each day the vehicle is in the park. The number of vehicles allowed to park at the cabin varies according to site design and other factors. All vehicles must be parked in designated areas, either at the cabin or in the designated overflow parking area. Primitive and hike-in sites may have specific parking restrictions. VIRGINIA STATE PARKS ARE A TONIC FOR THE MIND, BODY AND SPIRIT. Museums, visitor centers and nearby historic sites make state parks cultural treasures. The recreational opportunities in state parks are endless and easy to see – from swimming and boating to horseshoes and hiking, there’s always something to do in a Virginia State Park. WWW.VIRGINIASTATEPARKS.GOV 800-933-PARK Hungry Mother State Park Facilities Amphitheater Hemlock Haven Conference Visitor Center - Guest Registration Center Parking Point of Interest Information Station Restaurant - Concessions CCC Bunkhouse Boathouse 2 19 20 30 31 18 29 17 Cardinal 32 33 34 22 24 25 27 28 26 15 16 21 23 Host Site Mothe r D r 5 2 Royal Oak Campground 348 Volleyball Field Creekside Campground 3 6 Gazebo 40 39 38 37 42 41 The Pines 21 Restaurant 1 23 22 E Hungry 3 Ln 25 24 Dumping Station 4 Scarlet Oak Lodge Sycamore Lodge 11 45 43 51 49 47 1 2 Camp Burson rk Pa 0 Bl vd C n p so am r Bu t R p oa am B ke La Hungry Mother Lake 0.25 Miles Dr 8 6 20 Hungry Mother Lodge 19 9 18 13 5 3 1 50 48 46 44 52 4 Swim Platform 12 10 Rd 1 2 4 3 6 5 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Swimming Area Restrooms 36 35 Hemlock Haven Ln 16 **Camp Burson: Take Hwy 16 South towards Marion. Camp located on left. Red Oak Lodge Contact Station Tennis/Basketball Court bin Playground Softball Field Ca Fishing Pier Camping Area Stone Lick Trailhead Ferrell Hall White Oak Lodge Hemlock Haven Office Picnic Shelter Showers / Bathhouse Hickory Lodge CC C 276-781-7400 2854 Park Blvd. Cabin / Lodge Marion, VA 24354 Chestnut Lodge 14 15 17 7 16

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