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Newport News Swamp Fire Trail is a 2.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Newport News, Virginia that features beautiful wild flowers 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.

Length 2.5 mi Elevation gain 62 ft Route type Out & Back

Dogs on leash

Kid friendly

Hiking

Nature trips

Walking

Bird watching

Running

Forest

Views

Wild flowers

Wildlife

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Getting There

A short connector trail between White Oak Trail and the Bikeway. A short connector through beautiful forest.

Plenty of parking and facilities.

757-888-3333

Take the White Oak Trail aross the Swamp Bridge on take the Bikeway tonear mile two.

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Daymon Wooten
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Nice, flat trail that’s easily walked and can be used by children or the disabled quite easy. We saw a lot of wildlife along the bridges including herons, egrets, turtles and a giant snapping turtle.

Jennifer Green
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Nice, flat trail with nice views of the lake and woods.

Alan Bourne
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Two short to say much about it, but it crosses some beautiful forrest.

Andrew Coddington
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Matt Whaling
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Dennis Drahos
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Matthew Stone
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Frisbee K
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PL MILLS
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Kathy Carpenter
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Corbin Anthony
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Mel Russo
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Joella Crousore
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Omar Hamilton
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Katherine Miller
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Christine Hobbs
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Tania Rosario
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Kristi Reynolds
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James E.
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Nick Duncan
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Philip Kander
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Melanie Jones
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Eric Samuelson
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Brit Farlow
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J M.
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