Outdoor Activities

Bow of a kayak Credit: Regina Alpaugh


Whether you want to golf, fish, kayak or tube, experienced Scottsville area guides will help you make the most of your time on the James River. Enjoy excellent small mouth bass fishing and the opportunity to see deer, Blue Herons, Ospreys, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. We also recommend that you take time to enjoy a picnic, play tennis or hike in the public parks in the Scottsville area.


Canoe, Kayak and Tube Rentals

Three river companies in the immediate Scottsville area offer canoeing, kayaking, rafting, tubing, camping and fishing excursions for individuals and groups, day or overnight.


Fishing and Hunting Guides

  • Razorback Guide Service – Brian J. Bodine — (434) 923-9305 Brian Bodine leads hunts through the same countryside that Teddy Roosevelt once did, focusing on deer, turkey, bear, and a variety of bird hunting opportunities. Razorback owns and leases over 2,700 acres of farmland with exclusive hunting rights in the Central Virginia area for our clients.