Dismal Swamp Canal Trail, Chesapeake

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  • I love this place. I have been coming here for 12 years. However in the past couple of years the "bike crowd" tight pants expensive bikes fly up and down here like they own the road. I stay on my side...  more »
  • My daughter and I ride our bikes on the trail all the time. Great anytime. We enjoy walking the trail however, the yellow flies are very heavy during the spring and summer. We have yet to see a black ...  more »
  • While the museum is small it very nice inside. The walking trail takes you into the swamp. There also are canoes for families. The staff is very helpful and even makes sure the kids all have their lif...  more »
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