Welcome to Lake Anna



Covering more than 13,000 acres with more than 250 miles of shore line located in Louisa, Orange and Spotsylvania counties, Lake Anna is one of the largest freshwater inland lakes in Virginia.

Close to Richmond, Fredericksburg and Charlottesville, 72 miles south of Washington D.C. and easy to reach from anywhere in Virginia, Lake Anna is one of the most popular recreational lakes in the state.


invites you to come visit us.

Lake Anna’s LABP exists to promote a business environment that stimulates responsible commercial development in partnership with like-minded citizens, local governments, and civic organizations that look to preserve the treasure of Lake Anna for future generations. Learn more about us!

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For nearly 40 years, Lake Anna has been a popular vacation and second home destination for residents of Virginia, Maryland and North Carolina. In addition, the Lake Anna region offers a great quality of living for its full time residents. Lake Anna has a full range of seasonal activities from swimming, sailing, boating, personal watercraft and wake sports to kayaking and paddleboarding, as well as a calendar of exciting sponsored events throughout the year.

Lake Anna is well-know for its great fishing with more than 30 species including large-mouth bass, striped bass, catfish, crappie, bluegill, white and yellow perch with two exciting new additions: saugeyes and hybrids (a cross between a striper and white bass.) Attractions in the lake’s vicinity include vineyards, antique shipping, golf, historic sites, theme parks, restaurants and hiking trails.

There’s always something fun to do at Lake Anna!

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