The Bridge Hike In Virginia That Will Make Your Stomach Drop
Hiking in Virginia is an activity that everyone can enjoy, from downright daredevils to easygoing nature enthusiasts. That’s because Virginia’s terrain lends itself to such a variety of hikes just waiting to be discovered. One trail, located just outside of Farmville, seems to combine both extremes. For one, it soars over 100 feet above the Appomattox River, providing a thrilling and stomach-dropping view to hikers. Yet at the same time, it’s a straight-shot trail that’s quite easy to walk. Here’s more on High Bridge Trail and why you’ll want to go.
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Since there are so many entrances to the park, click here to learn more about directions. Have you visited High Bridge Trail State Park? We’d love to hear from you! For another unique adventure, be sure to check out Virginia’s Canopy Walk.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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