Yorktown Battlefield National Park

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Yorktown Battlefield National Park is a 4.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Yorktown, VA that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

4.6 miles 177 feet Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly


mountain biking

nature trips

trail running





wild flowers


Yorktown Battlefield National Park has large open fields, undeveloped wooded areas, and riverside trails. Discover what it took for the United States to be independent as you explore the site of the last major battle of the Revolutionary War. Here at Yorktown, in the fall of 1781, General George Washington, with allied American and French forces, besieged General Charles Lord Cornwalliss British army. On October 19, Cornwallis surrendered, effectively ending the war and ensuring independence.

2 months ago

Went on a ranger led tour, very informative, afterwards we drove to different points of interest on the auto tour and walked in