Some tourist activities near Midlothian, Virginia, include indoor rock climbing at Peak Experiences, golfing at the Independence Golf Club and walking, picnicking or boating at Robious Landing Park. The park, which has easy access to the James River, is ideal for people wishing to kayak, canoe or fish, and the Robious Landing Park is 101 acres with walking trails amounting to 3.4 miles in total length. Nearby are the riding school at James River Equestrian Center and Richmond's Tuckahoe Plantation, where Thomas Jefferson grew up.
The Independence Golf Club is open to nonmembers, including junior and senior golfers. The club also offers tuition on a first come, first served basis. Tee times can be booked online or by calling the Pro-Shop, and rates are inclusive of cart fees and range balls.
The Peak Experiences indoor climbing center describes itself as one of the largest in the United States, with over 125 top-rope routes and a climbing wall that is constantly being modified and updated. Visitors can also experience lead climbing and bouldering, take classes, buy climbing gear and organize parties at the venue. The climbing center is open to nonmembers between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m. Monday to Friday and between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Sundays.