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Best trails in Fairfax

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Looking for a great trail near Fairfax, Virginia? AllTrails has 5 great 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Seneca Creek State Park or Rosaryville State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Great Falls Park or Sugarloaf Mountain Natural Area. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Fairfax ranging from 0.7 to 3.2 miles and from 318 to 498 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Fairfax
Top trails (5)
#1 - Lake Royal Trail
Fairfax, Virginia
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 48 m
Lake Royal Trail is a 1.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Fairfax, Virginia that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiShow more
#2 - Rocky Run Stream Valley Trail: Stringfellow Road to Fairfax County Parkway
Fairfax, Virginia
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 20 m
Rocky Run Stream Valley Trail: Stringfellow Road to Fairfax County Parkway is a 3.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Fairfax, Virginia that features a river and is good for aShow more
#3 - Long Branch Stream Walk
Fairfax, Virginia
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 53 m
Long Branch Stream Walk is a 2.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Fairfax, Virginia that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#4 - Fair Oaks Loop
Fair Oaks Park
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 19 m
Short easy walking loop. About 1/4 is through the small, wooded Fair Oaks Park. About 1/2 is in an office park/hotel area (near parking lots, but still pleasant). Remainder is sidewalk connecting the Show more
#5 - Ox Hill Interpretive Loop
Ox Hill Battlefield Park
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Length: 0.3 mi • Est. 8 m
Ox Hill Interpretive Loop is a 0.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Fairfax, Virginia and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, anShow more