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Baylor Park


Ashley Jones Community Development Coordinator
804-435-1552 ext. 4

Come enjoy Kilmarnocks , Baylor Park, located on the northern edge of Kilmarnock on Rt. 3.

Named for Dr. Richard Baylor, the founder and devoted physician of the Northern Neck Free Health Clinic, this park includes a nearly half mile long nature trail that follows an old road around the boundaries of Norris Pond. The trail is part of the Virginias birding and wildlife trails, you can view waterfowl, native plants and enjoy the outdoors along this quiet stretch of ground. The nature trail features environmental education opportunities for the public to enjoy.

Located at 770 N. Main St, off Rt. 3 (Main St.) between Old Fair Grounds Way and Good Luck Road. The entrance is only accessible from northbound Rt. 3, on the right just before the bottom of the hill. Parking is available on site.

The trail is open dawn to dusk daily. There are several ground rules to ensure a safe and enjoyable visit to Baylor Park.

  • 1. NO pets
  • 2. NO fires
  • 3. NO boat launching
  • 4. NO littering
  • 5. NO overnight camping

The pond itself is private property and not a part of the park.

The Town of Kilmarnock, and its staff, shall not be held liable for any person or persons property. Persons using the nature trail and parking area are responsible for their own safety and do so at their own risk. Terrain involves steep slopes and areas of rough, uneven ground. Appropriate clothing and footwear is recommended.

*In case of Emergency – call 911*

Non-emergency police assistance – call 804-435-1200