Explore the best trails near Yorktown with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.

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mountain biking
10 days ago

so much has been done to improve this area, love it.

scenic driving
19 days ago

lovely drive

hiking
4 months ago

Beautiful little trail from white oak to bikeway trail. Very nice for a evening stroll. ..

A Beautiful walk on the beach with lot's of historical value.

walking
4 months ago

I was a expecting to walk-run a marathon on a trail starting from Yorktown park. Instead it was all road. That was fine but a little dangerous. 99% of drivers went out of their way to move a little extra toward the center of the road when approaching. It would be nice if there was a nice distinguishable line a foot or two for trekkers because the views the river, the woods and rolling hills gives you everything you want. Plus exactly 13.1 miles from Yorktown in the turnaround you find yourself right in the midst of Colonial Williamsburg, costumed employees in tricornered hats, reconstructed tavern and courthouse, horse poop smell, etc.

This trail was nicely wooded once I got away from the road. The water was beautiful! It was very condensed and windy, though. While it might take 10 steps to go directly from point A to point B, I was going around 4 curves and taking about 50 steps before I got there. I passed other walkers, only to see them 2-3 more times in the same 5 min span.

Went on a ranger led tour, very informative, afterwards we drove to different points of interest on the auto tour and walked in

scenic driving
11 months ago

Nice drive, lots of history

Went in August, hot and humid, lots of people

hiking
Tuesday, July 19, 2016

backpacking
Sunday, July 10, 2016

hiking
Saturday, July 02, 2016

hiking
Tuesday, June 28, 2016

I really enjoyed this trail. It got out in the woods more than many in the park. This is one of my favorites for a close by trail.

scenic driving
Monday, June 27, 2016

This is another one that we did over three years ago and I forgot to enter it. This is a very pleasant ride.

walking
Tuesday, December 29, 2015

A really nice walk along the beach.