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Due to Governor Northam's current order for Virginia to be in Stage 2 of COVID-19 recovery, City of Franklin city hall is now open to the public with social distancing required and masks strongly encouraged. Please reserve the hours between 8:30am to 9:30am for those citizens over the age of 65 and those with compromised immune systems.

Game

Boating/Fishing/Hunting

Franklin… Thinking Big Outdoors

Opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast abound in Franklin. The Blackwater and Nottoway rivers boast striped bass, speckle, brim and catfish.

You’ll find active hunt clubs in Franklin. Surrounding areas are exceptional for hunting deer, birds, and duck.

Canoeing and kayaking is a favorite sport for many. Soak up the picturesque, rural setting and natural wildlife only this area of Virginia can offer.