Pond at NFCP with shelters
Tree near Farmstead Shelter
Fishing at the pond

The Park is an award-winning park on the outskirts of Marshall, Virginia and consists of beautifully landscaped areas and paths that provide a perfect place to exercise, jog, bike, picnic and enjoy the surroundings.

The 88 acres park features picnic shelters, amphitheater, small meeting room, athletic fields, playgrounds, 1.75 mile paved walking trail, indoor restrooms, fishing pond, seasonal ice skating rink.

The County and community acknowledges and is overwhelmed by the 14 million dollar donation, made by the Paul Mellon estate.

Environmental Education Programs
The park offers environmental education programs for schools and scout groups. All programs comply with the Virginia Standards of Learning (SOL's). The list of which SOL's each activity meets may be supplied upon request. Each program is $3 per activity per student and must be scheduled in advance by calling the park office. 


Seasonal Synthetic Ice Rink Opening November 30!

Starting the weekend of November 30, the synthetic ice rink at NFCP will be in full swing! The rink is located at Farmstead Shelter, in the middle of the park.

Scheduled dates of operation are on weekends and Fauquier County Public School holidays through January 20, 2020.

Session Times: 11am-12noon, 12noon-1pm, 1-2pm, 2-3pm and 3-4pm.

Fee per one-hour session: $10 which includes skates!

The rink is also available by appointment on weekdays for groups, scouts, special events, etc. Please call the park at 540-422-8573 to request information and to set up times. 

Click here for the Park Map.