Looking to cast a line into one of Hanover County's four rivers and catch a big one? Golf the beautiful landscape at one of four scenic courses? Take everyone out for a round of bowling at AMF Hanover with 56 lanes? Or take a relaxing family hiking trip? Whether you're an athlete or a spectator, Hanover has something for everyone.

Hanover County has over 1,500 acres of passive and active parkland for all leisure activities. Each of the recreational amenities across the county boast natural beauty and offer a wealth of activities and pursuits.

A favorite amongst cyclists, the county has so much natural beauty to include national landmarks and rural road terrain. Riders can enjoy scenes dotted with historic homes and rolling countryside, and routes ranges from 10 miles to 100 miles.

Explore Activities and Recreation in Hanover County


Tents, campers and RVs welcome; 146 sites. Open year-round. Read More

Hanover Dog Park

The first of its kind in Hanover, this one-acre dog park features a 6-foot fence, dog agility… Read More

The Hollows Golf Club

Beautiful par 70, 27-hole course in Hanover County. Tee-time reservations recommended. Read More

Poor Farm Park

This 205-acre park includes nature trails, picnic areas, mountain-biking trails, and football and… Read More