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Mother Nature Says Goodnight: The Best Places to Watch the Sunset in Newport News

Whether the sky is colored with bright pink and orange hues or soft pastel colors, the sunsets in Newport News are one of our favorite things about this city. With so many wonderful locations from which to choose, it is difficult to pick a favorite. Here is a list of some of our favorite places to view the setting sun!

Denbigh Park Boat Ramp     

Denbigh Boat Ramp does not disappoint with its dazzling sunsets over the Warwick River. Located in a quieter area of Newport News, this location is sure to put your mind at ease!

Hilton Fishing Pier

Adjacent to Hilton Elementary school, Hilton Fishing Pier is known for its epic sunsets. Sit back and relax as you watch the sun drop behind the James River.

Lions Bridge

Watching the sun sink into the James River is a breathtaking sight. Located off the Noland Trail, Lions Bridge is the perfect place to watch the sunset with friends during all seasons throughout the year.

Huntington Park Beach

Calling all beach lovers! This is the ideal place to put your toes in the sand and watch the sun as it sets near the James River Bridge. It is truly magical.

Harwood’s Mill Reservoir

Located at the southeastern end of Newport News Park, Harwood’s Mill is a 265-acre freshwater reservoir home to a variety of fish. It is a peaceful place to unwind and enjoy the sunset after a long day.

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Riverview Farm Park

Hidden among trails that lead to the Warwick River, Riverview Farm Park is a beautiful setting to watch the sunset.  It is an incredible place to take in the tranquility of nature.

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