The Best Hiking Trails in Newport News

Handpicked Top 3 Hiking Trails in Newport News, Virginia. Our 50-Point Inspection includes everything from checking reviews, ratings, reputation, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. You deserve only the best!


100 Museum Dr, Newport News, VA 23606

Since 1930

Dogs on Leash, Birding, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Road Biking, Trail Running, Walking, Forest Lake, Nature Trips, Beach, Wild Flowers, Museum, Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks

The park includes the 160-acre lake Maury, the 5-mile Noland Trail & the iconic Lion’s Bridge that overlooks the tranquil James River

Mon - Sat : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Sun : 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

We walked through all 5 miles of this beautiful trail in early December while visiting VA. The scenic views along the trail are impressive with 14 bridges on Lake Maury and several beautiful overlooks. We entered the trail next to the parking lot of the Mariners’ Museum where we parked our car. Entrance to the trail and parking @ the parking lot are both free. It took us about 2 hours to complete the 5 mile walk with stops for views and taking photos. The Lions Bridge section of the trail provid

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13564 Jefferson Avenue, I-64 Exit 250B, Newport News, VA 23603

Since 1966

Dogs on Leash, Wheelchair Friendly, Kid Friendly, Birding, Fishing, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Nature Trips, Road Biking, Trail Running, Walking, Beach, Lake, Wild Flowers & Wildlife

30 miles of hiking and biking trails - A 30-acre aeromodel flying field

Mon - Sun : Open Sunrise - Sunset

Pretty hike in the fall. It's a flat trail for the most part. There's a 2.6 mile trail which has additional trails off of it if you want to go longer. Warning though, there are lots of uneven areas with tree roots.
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695 Chippokes Park Rd, Newport News, VA 23883

Since 1829

Accessible, Bicycling, Birding, Camping, Fishing, Hiking and Nature Trail, Horse/Equestrian Trail, Picnic, Playground, Restroom Facilities, Snorkeling, Swimming & Wildlife

Living historical exhibit located in a rural agricultural area along the James River in Surry County

Enjoyed myself at this park!! I went at late morning so it was very warm but we (my kids and I) walked the trail past the water to the house and gardens. Met by a very nice lady that directed my exhausted children to a drinking fountain. We stopped in the gift shop, took a tour of the house and gardens. Saw great views of the water and fields. A few farm animals were out to include a pig, goats and donkeys. There area a few trails for biking, hiking and horses. An Olympic size pool for an ad

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