Lake Arrowhead

Enjoy some time at Lake Arrowhead

The Town of Luray Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for the operation and management of seven parks, consisting of approximately 300 acres of parkland located in and around Luray, Virginia.

The Lake Arrowhead beach is open starting Memorial Day weekend, (weekends only) until school lets out, which is usually around June 15.  Then the beach is open 7 days a week thru Labor Day from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m.   The beach admission costs are: Ages 3-12: $2.00, Ages 13-18: $2.50, Ages 19 & up: $3.00

Lake Arrowhead is open until sunset, 365 days per year.

Fishing permits are required and may be obtained from the Luray Town Office, Wal-Mart, Fairview Grocery and Bills Gun’s and Taxidermy.  Boating permits are required for all boats on Lake Arrowhead ) and can be obtained at same locations as fishing permits.

Catfishing at Lake Arrowhead

The Town of Luray will again be offering night cat fishing at Lake Arrowhead this summer. The park will be open each second and forth Friday nights of the month until midnight, April thru October. For more info contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 540-743-6475 or

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