Town of Luray, Virginia
PO Box 629 :: 45 East Main Street, Luray, VA 22835
Town Office: (540) 743-5511 :: West Main Bridge
Fax: (540) 743-1486
(Evenings on Main Street, Holiday & Special Events for 2020)
(Park Use/Special Events & Scout Reservations)
Tony Painter: (540) 743-1180
Luray Valley Soccer Club (Travel Soccer)
Ben Zimmerman: (540) 244-9365
Luray Little League Baseball & Softball
Josh Wood: (540) 742-2524
Luray Youth Football
Keith Guzy: (703 )994-7066
Luray Youth Cheerleading
Cathy Marston: (540) 421-4663
* Lake Arrowhead Beach: Now closed for the 2020 Season - Scheduled to reopen on Memorial Day, 2021 *
April - October: The Parks & Recreation Department has an on-call staff member to address after hours problems or concerns at any of our parks. On-Call Number: 540-244-9086
During Normal Business Hours: If you need any assistance or need to report problems or concerns at any of our parks, please call:
540-743-5511 or 540-843-0770
After Normal Business Hours: If you need assistance after normal business hours, please call:
540-742-9421 OR 540-244-8355
Effective 3/30/2020 per Executive Order 55 from Governor Ralph Northam, the following changes have been made in our parks until further notice:
Town Parks including Ralph H. Dean Recreation Park, Lake Arrowhead, and the Luray Hawksbill Greenway are open for use during daylight hours. Patrons are encouraged to maintain at least six (6) feet separation.
NOTE: Lake Arrowhead Beach is closed for the 2020 Season.
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June - August
for kids ages 4-12!
Upon completion, see front page of inside cover to find out more details on how to obtain your Junior Naturalist Badge and sticker!
- Lake Arrowhead Beach is Closed for the 2020 Season, Scheduled to Re-Open Memorial Day 2021
Notes & Facility Use
Lake Arrowhead is not a public campground except during specific events. For more information, please call (540) 843-0770. Registered Scout Troops may reserve a Lake Arrowhead campground by submitting an application (available here) and submitting along with the $50 usage fee.
PARK GUESTS AND PETS: Please remember to pick up after your pets. "Mutt-Mitt" dispensers are conveniently placed along the trail for this purpose.
The Town of Luray Parks and Recreation Department features a tennis court located beside of the American Legion building on Zerkel Street. The court is open to the public 7 days a week.
facilities available to rent at Ralph H. Dean Recreation Park. Concessions available during Football, Softball & Baseball only. Shelters also available to rent by calling 540-743-5511.
For groups wishing to hold a special activity or event on any of the Town of Luray park properties. View our special use application for more information.