First Landing State Park

Beachgoers sunbath and play near the water.
Beachgoers sunbath and play near the water at First Landing State Park.

Starke Jett

Quick Facts

Beach/Water Access, Boat Ramp, Grill, Historical/Interpretive Information/Exhibits, Parking - Auto, Parking - Boat Trailer, Parking - Bus/RV, Picnic Shelter/Pavilion, Restroom, Restroom - Accessible, Scenic View/Photo Spot, Shelter/Cabin, Trailhead

Jamestown colonists first landed on American shores in this spot in 1607. The park is now home to a beachfront, twenty miles of trails, camping, picnic pavilions, and a boat launch. 

Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail, Chesapeake Bay

Last updated: October 6, 2021