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Address: 2895 W 4th St, Hattiesburg, MS 39401-5817
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Excellent biking trail, part of the Rails to Trails program

One of the questions asked was did this activity require above average amount of physical activity and it can but it doesn't have to. Essentially up to the individual on how much... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
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north_alabama
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372 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

One of the questions asked was did this activity require above average amount of physical activity and it can but it doesn't have to. Essentially up to the individual on how much you want to do. But we accessed this trail from Westover Street crossing by riding from our hotel. From this point we rode east to the trail end... More 

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Franklinton, Louisiana
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16 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Great place to ride bikes or run! Very secluded and shady! Perfect summer activity for all ages. Plenty of restroom stops along the route.

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Thank lauradantin
Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA
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39 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Walk, run, bike, take your pet on a leash, talk, enjoy clean air, wonderful walks or bike rides. 40 miles and counting....

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Thank Daniela P
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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5 reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I've walked and jogged on Longleaf Trace numerous times and I especially love letting my son ride his bike there because he can get ahead of me for quite some time and I never lose sight of him and there are no vehicles to worry about either! I'm not sure how many miles the Trace is exactly, but it goes... More 

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Thank Stefani S
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64 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

The Longleaf trace is great for boking, running or walking. For running or walking, stay between Sumrall and USM--the stations are more frequent. Between Sumrall and Prentiss there are only a couple of stations. Fairly level terrain, wide, well paved and maintained. Also has equestrian trails and accomodations for riders.

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Thank Jason G
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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45 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Great place to get away or to exercise and enjoy the environment. We enjoy riding bicycles on the trace. There are many interesting stops along the way which provide children and adults with a little education while having a little fun.

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Thank HarleyD39402
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I love biking the Trace and always wanted to do the entire route. Last weekend we drove to Prentiss to view "the end" in preparation for today's ride. Prentiss station was a mess and the bathrooms were very bad, unusable. Today we biked from Hattiesburg to Prentiss, what a great ride! Great kids event in Bassfield! Arrived in Prentiss, and... More 

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Thank 1darrell1
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Longleaf Trace is a many miles long paved path, about 5 yards wide, that has been built over absndoned railtoad lines. Designed for easy biking (not mountain biking) and exercise walking, the trail has numerous covenient access points equipped with rest rooms and drink vending machines. As far as I know the trail is quite safe. The Longleaf Trail is... More 

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Thank cfmillette
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

It's nice, well kept and a big bonus to have in our city. Hike, bike, run...horse trails. I love having it close by. It could use some emergency phones at the "stations" to call police, as nighttime may leave some feeling uncomfortable and unsafe. Most everyone has phones with them however. Just be aware of your surroundings is all. Not... More 

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Thank Eohippus5150
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I have done many 5k races on the Longleaf Trace. At first I didn't love it because it's just long and straight; however, I've recently come to love the longleaf trace. It's one of the only shady places you can go to run, and in this summer heat you have to find some shade. It's also come in handy in... More 

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