Spring Sale! Get a year of AllTrails Pro for only $14.99
Get Started
Help keep our trails and parks open during COVID-19 by committing to social distancing. Some trails or park services may be closed so check with local authorities before heading out.
Learn more

East End Trail: Cotton Mill to Lake Ridge Marina

easy(3)
Lake Ridge Community Park

East End Trail: Cotton Mill to Lake Ridge Marina is a 5.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Woodbridge, Virginia that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

Distance: 5.5 miles Elevation Gain: 400 feet Route Type: Out & Back

dog friendly

hiking

walking

running

forest

partially paved

river

blowdown

muddy

Trail is mostly flat with minor elevation changes and follows streams most of the way so very relaxing. 3 miles end to end or 6 miles if you go out and back. 2nd half of trail follows edge of Occoquan Reservoir and will lead you to Lake Ridge Marina. Follow the LRPA trail markers and the blue paint markings on trees. There are a couple of small stream crossings to navigate - you can carefully hop from rock to rock or wear some waterproof shoes - use caution if you go after rains as that will make the crossings a bit more hairy but anyone in decent shape with good balance should be fine.

hiking
Sat Jan 09 2016