Gallery Take a photographic tour of the Dismal Swamp Canal. Many photos courtesy of Jeff Byrd Photography 3.5 mile Dismal Swamp Canal Trail. 24 hour overnight docking. Motorcycle enthusiast take a break. A Boater transiting the historic Dismal Swamp Canal. Prothonotary Warbler. The dark mirrored waters of the Dismal Swamp Canal. Spring in the Dismal Swamp Canal. Fall in the Dismal Swamp Canal. Dismal Swamp Canal Locks. 150′ face dock allows tie-up on a first-come basis. Historic stone mile marker #19. Canoe launch. All Beauty all seasons. The Dismal Swamp Canal is fun for all. Dismal Swamp State Park. Boaters Paradise. Annual Paddle for the Border event Opheodrys aestivus, commonly known as the rough green snake, is a nonvenomous. Miles of trails Fall is a perfect time to vist. Liquor still exhibit. Boaters get to know their neighbors. Native Beauty Berry.