City Dock

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This historic dock dates back to George Washington's day. Public fishing is permitted 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Located at the end of Sophia Street, just past the railroad tracks.

City Dock is open all day, year round. 

City Dock may be closed during inclement weather or due to conditions considered hazardous to the public’s safety. Please sign up for Fredericksburg Alerts at This is how you will be notified of any park closures or delays.

Location: 207 Sophia Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

Hours: Open all day, year round.

Information and Rentals:

For park information, maintenance and rental inquiries please call (540) 372-1086 or email

Park rental fees, general use rates and equipment rental information is available on our website here or click "Park Rentals" below:

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  • Benches
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Parking
  • Porta Johns
  • Riverfront Views