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Outdoor Activities Near Lynchburg VA

Enjoy a walk or hike on the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountain trails or canoe/kayak the James River.

High Bridge Trail State Park

Formerly a rail bed, the 31-mile trail is well engineered for walking, biking and horse-back riding. The highlight is the bridge is 125 feet above the Appomattox River. There are several entrance points with convenient access to the trail listed on the website.

(434) 315-0457
James River State Park

Enjoy grasslands and forests in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains on the shore of the scenic James River.  Seasonal rental of canoes, kayaks and tubes is available.

(434) 933-4535