Intercoastal Waterway: Dismal Swamp Canal

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Dismal Swamp Canal

3825 Dismal Swamp Canal Trail, Chesapeake, VA 23322

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  • Hours of Use: Sunrise to Sunset
  • Parking: 41 spaces not including trailers, however ample room for both. Overnight parking allowed
  • Launch Access: Boat ramp access. Low dock launch available
  • Water Conditions: Tannic with no current
  • Boat Traffic: Moderate in the inner coastal waterway
  • Facilities: Porta John
  • Solitude: Popular area
  • Cost: Free