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When is the Upper James River Water Trail open?
The formal water trail access points are open seven days a week year round. Due to water and air temperatures associated with a pleasant river experience, most paddlers only access the water trail from April to October.

Are pets allowed?
Yes. Pet lifejackets are recommended.

Are canoe/kayak rentals available for those that don't have their own boats?
Yes, local outfitters can rent canoes, kayaks, or river tubes and provide shuttles to interested parties for a fee.



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