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2018 Norfolk Boat Permits are available.  Use the link below to get the Permit Application and sale locations.

**************Lake Whitehurst Boat Ramp******************

The new boat ramp is OPEN

The gates will be opened at 7:00 AM and closed at 7:00 PM from April - September and during the months of October - March gates will open at 7:00 AM and close at 5:00 PM.  For anyone locked in after 7:00 PM, you are advised to contact the Norfolk Police Non-Emergency Number 757-441-5610.

The entrance is on Shore Drive, so plan accordingly.

All of the same rules and regulations apply to Lake Whitehurst.  Make sure you have a current Norfolk Boat Permit before launching a boat.  This includes canoes and kayaks.

General Reservoir Information

The Norfolk reservoirs are available for fishing and boating sunrise to sunset or as posted. Please be aware that this also applies to residents that live next to the reservoirs. The gates at the City's boat ramps are open sunrise to sunset unless otherwise posted. View our boat ramp locations.

Fishing & Reservoir Resources

Contact Us

David S. Rosenthal, CLM
Reservoir Manager

6040 Waterworks Road
Norfolk, VA 23502

Ph: 757-441-5678 ext. 253

Monday - Friday
6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.