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Best trails in Petersburg

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Looking for a great trail near Petersburg, Virginia? AllTrails has 5 great walking trails, views 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 Pocahontas State Park or Atwater Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Forest Hill Park or James River Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4 easy trails in Petersburg ranging from 1.8 to 5 miles and from 98 to 177 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 Petersburg
Top trails (5)
#1 - Appomattox River Trail: Abutment Dam to Battersea
Petersburg, Virginia
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 8 m
#2 - Encampment Loop Trail
Petersburg National Battlefield
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 28 m
#3 - Appomattox River Trail
John J Radcliff Appomattox River Cons Area
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 21 m
#4 - Hatcher's Run Battlefield Trail
Petersburg National Battlefield
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 45 m
#5 - Battle of Peebles' Farm Fort
Petersburg National Battlefield Park
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Length: 0.3 mi • Est. 7 m