Ruffins Pond


Ruffins Pond, Virginia

The Ruffins Pond real estate market is a beautiful, but lesser known, marketplace for lake property in Virginia.

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    About Ruffins Pond
    Fredericksburg, Virginia

    Ruffins Pond is in Fredericksburg, Virginia, under 60 miles from Richmond and Washington, D.C.

    The Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, the Richmond International Airport, and the Dulles International Airport are under 75 miles away.

    Residents can enjoy shopping at the Spotsylvania Towne Centre or the Central Park Mall. For local dining, try the Sedona Taphouse or The Park Lane Tavern of Fredericksburg.

    Life on the water

    Ruffins Pond spans 123 acres with plenty of room for residents to have lake fun.

    The area offers a quiet area to enjoy nature and many hidden trails for hiking and walking. Kayaking, canoeing, boating, fishing, and relaxing on the shoreline are popular here.

    The most common kinds of fish found on this pond are largemouth bass, black crappie, and yellow perch.

    Explore Washington, D.C.

    For an exciting day trip, Ruffins Pond residents can take the short trip to the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C!

    The District of Columbia is home to numerous memorials and museums, highlighting the rich history of the United States, the natural sciences, and the world.

    Start your tour with the well-known Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. This prestigious museum holds the world's most extensive collection of natural history specimens and artifacts, including the remains of dinosaurs.

    Next, check out the National Gallery of Art. This sprawling, two-building complex houses the nation’s treasure-trove of art, spanning all major periods and many famous paintings.

    Most notably, be sure to tour the U.S. Capitol building, a must-see! The Capitol is among the most architecturally impressive and symbolically important buildings in the world. Today, it stands not only as a monument to its builders but to the American people and their government.

    Explore Richmond

    The nearby city of Richmond is teeming with historical sites. Monument Avenue and the White House of the Confederacy provide historical information concerning the early days of the United States.

    The top Richmond attraction is Maymont, a 100-acre estate featuring a Japanese garden, petting zoo, carriages, and the Dooley Mansion is available for tour.

    Carytown, a popular city district, is home to unique shopping, dining, and entertainment options. The historic Byrd Theater, which was built in 1928, is celebrating over 90 years of service.

    The Virginia Museum of Art has free admission and features pieces whose creation dates back to 5,000 years.

    A Place to Call Home

    Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or a waterfront property, Ruffins Pond is an excellent choice.