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9 mi 15 km of trail 3 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 11 Trails Intermediate Trails 1 Trail Hard Trails 0 Trails
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Featured Hikes in Petersburg - 3

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Favorite Singletrack on Poor Creek Trail with Taylor Farm/Site of Fort Morton.
Easy/Intermediate

Petersburg Battlefield Trail

7.3 mi 11.7 km • Loop • 322 ft Ascent 98.21 m Ascent

(5) Fort Lee, VA
Favorite A section of the Prince George Courthouse Road.
Easy/Intermediate

PB&J 5k Loop

3.3 mi 5.3 km • Loop • 105 ft Ascent 31.94 m Ascent

(2) Fort Lee, VA
Favorite Historic railroad embankment.
Easy/Intermediate

Colonial Heights Appomattox River Trail - Northern Section

3.1 mi 5.0 km • Out and Back • 90 ft Ascent 27.52 m Ascent

(2) Petersburg, VA

Trails in Petersburg - 9

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1.6 mi 2.6 km #1Petersburg - The Breakthrough Interpretative Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Matoaca, VA
Easy/Intermediate
1.6 mi 2.6 km Matoaca, VA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #2Waterline Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Petersburg, VA
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km Petersburg, VA
1.7 mi 2.7 km #3Poor Creek Trail
Intermediate
Petersburg, VA
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Petersburg, VA
1.1 mi 1.7 km #4Friend Trail
Intermediate
Fort Lee, VA
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.7 km Fort Lee, VA
0.8 mi 1.3 km #5Birney Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Fort Lee, VA
Easy/Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.3 km Fort Lee, VA
0.9 mi 1.4 km #6Harrison Creek Trail
Intermediate
Fort Lee, VA
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.4 km Fort Lee, VA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #7Encampment Trail
Intermediate
Petersburg, VA
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Petersburg, VA
0.6 mi 0.9 km #8Taylor's Creek Trail
Intermediate
Petersburg, VA
Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km Petersburg, VA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #9Battery 7 Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Fort Lee, VA
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km Fort Lee, VA

Photos of Petersburg - 8

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Sunrise at the Breakthrough Battlefield
Dec 13, 2018 near Matoaca, VA
Historic railroad embankment.
Nov 16, 2016 near Petersburg, VA
Singletrack on Poor Creek Trail with Taylor Farm/Site of Fort Morton.
Oct 18, 2016 near Petersburg, VA
A section of the Prince George Courthouse Road.
Apr 17, 2017 near Fort Lee, VA
Poor Creek Trail leading into the woods past Taylor Farm/Site of Fort Morton.
Oct 25, 2016 near Petersburg, VA
Taylor's Creek Trail Crossing Siege Road (Park Tour Road) Trail Marker Y.
Oct 25, 2016 near Petersburg, VA
Small bridge crossing at Location Z Marker.
Oct 25, 2016 near Petersburg, VA
Along the side of Poor Creek Trail.
Oct 18, 2016 near Petersburg, VA

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