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Fort Valley

Hike: James River/Richmond, VA

This hike takes us to Richmond for a scenic and educational walk along the north and south shores of the James River.

Time & Location

Mar 02, 2024, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM EST

Fort Valley, James River, Virginia, USA

About the Event

$36. Long hike: 10 mi. Moderate hike: 7½ mi. Minimal elevation gain for both hikes.

All hikers begin in the historic north district of the city, follow the elevated Pipeline Trail walkway overlooking a heron rookery, then cross the river on a pedestrian bridge that leads to the Buttermilk Trail around Belle Island, site of a Civil War prison camp. The hike ends in Maymont Park, where long hikers will walk an additional loop.

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