Hooten Town Access

Driving Directions

From Jamesville at the junction of Routes M and U, take Route U southwest 1.40 mile, then Hootentown Road south 0.50 mile, and east on Loop Road 100 feet to access parking area on north side of the road.


This area offers access to the James River. There is a boat ramp.

About This Area

This fishing access is located on the James River and marks the upstream end of the special black bass management area.

General Information




Owned by MDC

  • Area Subject to Flash Flooding.

(Activity Explanations)
(Population Definition)
Canoeing  James River   
Fishing - Bass Good population.  
Fishing - Catfish Fair population.  
Fishing - Other Fair population.  
Fishing - Sunfish Good population.  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Boat Ramp - Stream - Concrete   James River   
Parking Lot    

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Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Stream - Permanent James River 0.05 miles Riverfront 

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Other 0.35  
Forest and Woodland 5.00  
Total Area Acres:5.35 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

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Shooting Range General Information

This area has no shooting ranges.

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