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Chessie Nature Trail, Lexington

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Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The Chessie Nature Trail is a rail trail linking Buena Vista, Virginia with Lexington, Virginia along the Maury River. The six-mile (9.7 km) trail follows the roadbed of a former Chesapeake and Ohio Railway (C&O) branch line which extended from Glasgow, Virginia, to Lexington, primarily following the Maury River.
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  • Beautiful trail, but it's a bit too flat for me. Gets kinda monotonous and there are generally a few too many people on there for me during the pandemic.  more »
  • We love to hike/walk and did so on this trail twice. The hikers were considerate and called out when approaching from behind. The trail was in very good condition offering views of the forests by the....  more »

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