Celebrate National Trails Day on a hike around the entire 19-mile Rivanna Trail loop. Experience Charlottesville's urban trail, and see the work our volunteers put into creating and maintaining the trail. We start at Riverview Park and hike clockwise around the city. The event is free, but we do ask that you register at the event website.
The Rivanna Trail is a 20-mile rustic "urban wilderness" hiking trail built and maintained by volunteers that encircles the City of Charlottesville. The Trail meanders through forested buffers that protect the City's streams and rivers. It serves as a community-wide resource for play, exercise, relaxation, and nature-related recreation and... more