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#17 of 648 state parks in Virginia

Best trails in Leesylvania State Park

248 Reviews
Looking for a great trail in Leesylvania State Park, Virginia? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, walking trails, kid friendly trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Leesylvania State Park ranging from 1 to 4.1 miles and from 3 to 200 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Located along the Potomac River south of Washington, D.C., Leesylvania State Park is a beautiful location for a variety of activities. This family friendly park boasts miles of trails, a boat launch, fishing pier, and picnicking areas. There is also a campground onsite for overnight visitors. The forested shoreline is a great place for a kayak trip. Visitors can rent kayaks and canoes from the park. Dogs are allowed in the park on a leash.

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Map of trails in Leesylvania State Park
Park information
Acreage:
542 acres
Park hours
Monday
6:00 am - dusk
Tuesday
6:00 am - dusk
Wednesday
6:00 am - dusk
Thursday
6:00 am - dusk
Friday
6:00 am - dusk
Saturday
5:00 am - dusk
Sunday
5:00 am - dusk
Contact
703-730-8205
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Top trails (7)
#1 - Lees Woods Trail
Leesylvania State Park
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 52 m
Note: Parts of this trail may be closed as of June 2020 due to construction. This is a historic interpretive trail with both Revolutionary and Civil War points of interest. The park service providesShow more
#2 - Bushey Point Trail
Leesylvania State Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 55 m
River view, campgrounds, fishing Short easy trail following the Potomac River until it reaches Powell's Creek. There are several picnic and fishing sites, as well as camping (with reservations) aloShow more
#3 - Powell's Creek Nature Trail
Leesylvania State Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 2 m
This is an easy, short nature interpretive trail set up to educate the public on watersheds. The park has provided guide books for borrow at the trailhead that lead you through the stops along the waShow more
#4 - Potomac Heritage Trail
Leesylvania State Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
Potomac Heritage Trail is a 3.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Woodbridge, Virginia and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and traiShow more
#5 - Potomac Trail
Leesylvania State Park
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 25 m
Short hike along the Potomac River front in Leesylvania State Park. The gentle trail makes for an easy stroll, with picnic and fishing areas along the way.Show more
#6 - Lee's Woods Trail
Leesylvania State Park
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 47 m
As of June 08, 2020, hikers report a portion of the trail is closed. The Lee's Woods Trail Is a moderate difficulty trail, which is accessible from the road near the entrance to the picnic area. ThiShow more
#7 - Potomac Heritage Trail through Leesylvania State Park from Neabsco Road
Leesylvania State Park
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 1 h 55 m
Potomac Heritage Trail through Leesylvania State Park from Neabsco Road is a 4.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Woodbridge, Virginia that features a river and is good for aShow more