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Anacostia Riverwalk Trail is a 7.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Washington, District of Columbia that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until November.

Distance: 7.8 miles Elevation Gain: 121 feet Route Type: Loop

kid friendly

nature trips

road biking

walking

running

river

views

no shade

city walk

hiking
bugs
23 days ago

hiking
muddy
off trail
over grown
rocky
scramble
washed out
2 months ago

road biking
5 months ago

had a nice ride on this trail today. I started at the north end and rode down the East Bank trail, then crossed over a bridge to the west side and connected to the Capital Crescent trail via city roads. A very straightforward and easy ride with some nice scenery.

road biking
9 months ago

Great trail, especially for biking and running.

hiking
1 day ago

road biking
1 month ago

mountain biking
6 months ago

road biking
6 months ago

road biking
7 months ago

road biking
7 months ago

hiking
7 months ago

mountain biking
9 months ago

hiking
9 months ago

hiking
9 months ago

road biking
10 months ago

road biking
Sat Mar 23 2019

recorded Anacostia Riverwalk Trail

hiking
Sun Mar 17 2019

hiking
Sun Sep 30 2018

ohv/off road driving
Sat Jul 07 2018

hiking
Sat Jun 23 2018

road biking
Thu Jun 14 2018

Sun May 28 2017

Sun Sep 15 2013

Sun Sep 15 2013