Dismal Swamp Canal Trail, Chesapeake

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  • Great biking and walking trails. The visitors center is very nice. Family friendly for adults, kids, dogs and handicap. It was a very enjoyable outing. Highly recommend. Plenty off parking and clean r...  more »
  • If you have a boat go from great bridge to the NC line and reach the locks. Then to Elizabeth City. No boat? Stop at stations and take the nature walk.  more »
  • Cooler weather, leaves beginning to fall with just a hint of color. The trail, formerly old Rt. 17 Hwy, is 8.5 miles. A flat two-lane former highway travels next to the Dismal Swamp canal. The canal p...  more »

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