Batzell Boat Launch

George Washington & Jefferson National Forest, Near Rileyville, Virginia

Batzell Boat Launch does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


Batzell Boat Launch sits perched on the riverbank. Stunningly clear water laps down the river and the beneficial facility allows easy access to the South Fork of the Shenandoah River. Relish the fishing opportunities or soak up some sun on a lazy canoe ride. Watch closely as you don’t want to miss an opportunity to spot the Otters frolicking alongside the riverbanks.