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Lake Smith Reservoir

Lake Smith Reservoir

5381 Shell Rd
Portsmouth, VA 23455   Directions

(757) 460-7590


The Lake Smith Reservoir in nearby Norfolk offers outdoor lovers an excellent chance to make a big splash! Lake Smith is an impressively large body of water that takes up nearly 193 acres, but offers safe aquatic fun as it is only five feet deep all the way around. In addition to fishing and sunbathing, anglers can enjoy catching some highly desirable largemouth bass.

Mound Park

Mound Park

Portsmouth, VA

(757) 393-8481


When you want to get the family off of the sofa and out into the great outdoors but don't have the time to take an out of town trip, bring everyone out to Mound Park. This lushly inviting attraction is located in the heart of Portsmouth, but you'll feel like you've escaped to an enticing outdoor retreat miles away from it all. The park sprawls out over 8.8 acres and features a walking path, picnic tables, and wide open spaces that are perfect for a game of catch or just lounging in the sun.

Virginia Zoo

Virginia Zoo

3500 Granby St
Norfolk, VA 23504   Directions

(757) 441-2374


Located in nearby Chesapeake, the Virginia Zoo is an excellent way to experience some of the world's most amazing creatures without having to travel too far. This award-winning facility presents these fascinating creatures in their natural habitats that only add to the authenticity of your visit. Among the zoo's most popular residents are the monkeys, the elephants, the alligators and the many colorful birds to be found in the aviary. Special presentations, school trips and seasonal events make the Virginia Zoo a great place to visit year round.

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Lobscouser Restaurant

Lobscouser Restaurant

  • • Fine Seafood Is Our Specialty
  • • Casual Elegant Atmosphere
  • • Serving Lunch & Dinner
(757) 397-2728
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