PLEASE NOTE: (Spilman does not have running water or electricity)
Address: 3543 Colvin Road, Amissville, VA.
Located in the northern end of the county, Spilman Park is one of the best kept secrets of Culpeper County. Nestled in the rural and natural setting of Jefferson District, the park was developed east of the noteworthy Spilman Homestead. The history of the homestead settlement can be read in detail from an interpretative panel, located south of the lone standing chimney. The chimney signifies the last remains of the homestead. The park offers the community both active and passive recreational opportunities.
A 30 X 60 picnic shelter with a seating capacity for 60-80
4 charcoal grills
Multi-purpose ball field
.5 linear miles of gravel walking trail and .1 linear mile of gravel ADA accessible trail around the silo
.5 linear miles of grassed walking trail
Tot-lot (ages 2-5yrs) playground with swing set
An abundance of flora and wildlife
Historical interpretative panel regarding the settlement of the region
The park includes;
Extension of the multi-use trail system
Extension of existing parking lot
Are you looking for a place to hold that family picnic or reunion? Why not reserve Spilman Park? Stop by our office at 155 W. Davis Street, and fill out the reservation form. The fee for rental for County Residents is $10.00 weekdays and $15.00 weekends; Non-Culpeper County Residents is $15.00 weekdays and $20.00 weekends. Additionally there is a $100.00 refundable cleaning deposit. Visit us before all the dates are reserved!
The interpretive panel was install in front of the chimney at Spilman park on Sunday, April 20, 2008. Take a minute to go by the park and learn about the history of the area and the family that use to live on the property.
Pavillion and Athletic Field are available for reservations.
For more information call 540-727-3412 ext 4