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Totuskey Creek Boat Ramp

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Description

The Totuskey Creek boat landing is a quick pull-off from SR 3 and offers a small parking area and boat landing for launching canoes and kayaks for those in search of an aquatic viewing experience. Bald eagle, osprey, and various herons are common in and around the creek. A PDF guide with maps and information regarding the Totuskey Creek Water Trail, as well as an interactive map of all Northern Neck Water Trails, is available on the website listed below.

Directions

Location Coordinates: 37.923617, -76.721302

From Warsaw, take VA 3 east for 2.5 miles. The boat landing is right off SR 3, but you’ll need to make a right onto Rt. 705/Woodyard Rd to pull into the boat landing area.

From the Previous Site on the Northern Neck Loop of the VBWT:

Turn left out of the Farnham Creek boat landing onto Rt. 608/Farnham Creek Road, proceed 0.7 miles and turn right onto Rt. 613/Calvary Church Road. Continue 3.2 miles, turn left on SR 3, travel 4.1 miles. The boat landing is right off SR 3, but you’ll need to make a left onto Rt. 705 to pull into the boat landing area.

Location & Directions

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Site Information

  • Site Contact: 540-899-4209, leo.snead@vdot.virginia.gov
  • Website
  • Season: All
  • Access: Free, Daily

10 Most Recent Bird Observations Added to eBird

  • Killdeer
  • Green Heron
  • Black Vulture
  • Turkey Vulture
  • Osprey
  • Eastern Phoebe
  • Red-eyed Vireo
  • Tree Swallow
  • Barn Swallow
  • Brown Thrasher

Seasonal Bird Observations

Facilities

  • Parking
  • Picnic
  • Kayak/Canoe Launch
  • Boat Ramp