date: 7/18/2024
lake temp: 104.0°

Government Sites

Louisa County Homepage

Visit the homepage of the main county offices and get essential tax information.

VDGIF - Department of Game and Inland Fisheries

Information on fishing licenses, boater safety courses, etc.


Area Businesses

Pleasants Landing at Lake Anna

Pleasants landing serves as a park and a marina. Shaped like Florida with over 2,600 feet of Lake Frontage, there is lots of room for all lake activities. Pleasants Landing is one of two public beaches on Lake Anna with the other being at Lake Anna State Park. We are the only marina in Louisa county.

Full service grocery/pharmacy 

Dollar General

Our stores deliver everyday low prices on items including food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, housewares, seasonal items, paper products and much more from America’s most-trusted brands and products, along with high-quality private brands


Local Interest

The Central Virginian

Local news outlet dedicated to news in the central Virginia region.

Louisa ARTS Center ~ Brighten Your Life

Performance, visual, musical and cultural arts for the community.

Lake Anna Civic Association

Lake Anna Civic Association’s mission is to preserve and protect the cleanliness, beauty, and safe use of Lake Anna and its watershed through communication, advocacy, education, and community involvement to benefit the membership and all lake users.

Lake Anna Visitor Center

The Lake Anna Visitor Center is your first stop for Lake Anna information about Lake Anna attractions, restaurants, real estate, vacation rentals and more! 



Pleasants Landing boat and jet ski rental

Pleasants Landing is your premier boat rental center located on Lake Anna. If you are looking for fun on the water, you’ve come to the right place!Mid-Atlantic Watersports (540-893-6111) is now located at Pleasants Landing.  Mid-Atlantic Watersports provides Boats Rentals, Boat Sales and Boat Service. If you are interested in Jet Skis, you can find some great  safety information at the following link: Water Safety Tips Every Jet Skier Should Know


Lake Anna State Park

The park has a beach on one of Virginia's most popular lakes, a fishing pond accessible to children and the disabled, a bathhouse-concessions complex and a boat launch. Overnight stays are made possible by camping, six camping cabins, four yurts, two six-bedroom lodges and 10 two-bedroom cabins. Seven cabins and the lodges have views of the lake. With more than 15 miles of trails, the park offers many hiking, biking and horseback riding options. Visitor center exhibits trace the history of the area's gold mining and highlight the park's natural features. Nature and gold panning programs are popular, and the park offers guided tours of the Goodwin Gold Mine.


Restaurants / Dining / Brewery

Tims at Lake Anna

Tim's at Lake Anna is open year-round and hosts events and specials for every season. The restaurant serves all your seafood favorites, including fresh crabs, oysters, scallops, shrimp, and fish as well as steaks, burgers, and other fare for the landlubbers. For a complete list of dining options, view our menu.

Lake Anna Taphouse

Get on down to the pub for a drink and some pub grub!

Callie Opies Orchard Restaurant

Callie Opie’s farm to table experience is about offering a fresh and healthy option by sourcing locally available fresh proteins, vegetables, and fruits.  The dining experience is about community, sharing, and friendship, promoting communication and wellness. We offer a classic dining experience, in a relaxing and rustic space unlike anything in the region.

El Gran Patron Mexican Restaurant

The logo of his restaurant El Patron – “The boss” in Spanish – features a stylized portrait of Sosa’s father. Sosa and his wife, Lucy, now have three locations.“Everything is made from scratch even the chips and tortillas are made in house.” Said Lucy Sosa. We mix our own seasoning, it’s all fresh.”  

Tasty Crab At Lake Anna

Tasty Crab understands that the perfect meal starts with the perfect ingredients which is why our seafood is fresh, local, and sustainable. 

Asian Cafe Japanese Restaurant

Sushi Bar & Hibachi Grill & Fine Japanese Cuisine. Welcome to Asian Cafe.

Vitos Italian Restaurant

Vitos Italian Restaurant is a local Family owned restaurant that opened in 2015 at Lake Anna. Vito’s offers many options from tradition Italian classics to modern small plates located at The Lounge Upstairs.

The Cove

Classic American seafood house featuring spacious outdoor deck seating areas & scenic views.

Coyote Hole Craft Beverages

Virginia's Premier Craft Beverages Producer. Our tasting room is located in the heart of Lake Anna and we welcome your furry friends outside along with your entire family for fun activities and events

Cooling Pond - Lake Anna's Brewery

We are a small, independent, family-owned brewery located minutes from Lake Anna in central Virginia. Crafting approachable English-inspired beers named for historic taverns in the area, as well as a variety of rotating selections, we offer a place to relax with family and friends near the lake.


Questions? Contact the Board.

The Board of Directors are always ready to assist current and future residents of Jerdone Island. You should hear back from someone within a day or two.