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The Noland Trail

100 Museum Dr, Newport News, VA 23606-3757
+1 757-686-3995
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The best walking/running trail in Newport News

It’s a great trail that is constantly being groomed and monitored. Lots of walkers and their dogs... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hamptonroadsrealtor
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Newport News, Virginia
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Enjoy Nature

The Noland Trail is a wonderful quiet place to walk and take in nature. Easy access to the trails... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Darrell S
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Newport News, Virginia
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100 Museum Dr, Newport News, VA 23606-3757
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a great trail that is constantly being groomed and monitored. Lots of walkers and their dogs as well as runners and THEIR dogs! Everyone seems to do a good job of policing their animals - I have yet to see pet wastes on the...More

Thank Hamptonroadsrealtor
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

The Noland Trail is a wonderful quiet place to walk and take in nature. Easy access to the trails and parking

Thank Darrell S
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

A good walk of five miles through the mariner's museum park and has views of the Mariner's Museum, Lion Bridge, and the James River

Thank owilliamoneill
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

The 5 mile trail is great. More ups and downs than you'd expect in eastern Virginia. Beautiful views of lakes and the James River. It's well maintained and wide but still be careful of roots that can be tripping hazards. A beautiful spot. I walk...More

Thank Karen W
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Every trip here is a new discovery and great pleasure. Excellent day trip to take your family, friends, or walk during your lunch break. Simply Beautiful.

Thank annette m
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Great walking trail, very scenic. 5 mile trail with some elevation changes. Mostly under trees some open areas. Trail goes in a loop.

Thank maroisd
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Walking through Mariner's Park--the Noland Trail-- is a real treat. Paths are a little rugged in spots but the lake views, peace, and beautiful woodland setting are well worth it. You may spot a deer or two and if you are a photographer, make sure...More

Thank Judy M
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

I beautiful place to go for a scenic walk, great exercise. There is a short trail cut off the longer 5 mile trail. It does require a certain amount of physical fitness with hills, rocks and tree roots. They do a great job keeping the...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Really enjoyed visiting the aquarium with our family. Kids really loved it as well as us. It was real hot that day but being able to do this indoors was refreshing. Not to busy to the point you couldn't enjoy it!

Thank Debra H
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Excellent place to go "take a hike" the trails are well maintained and wide enough to not feel congested. there are several places to start your adventure.

Thank thejeffb
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acmestocker
11 April 2017|
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Response from Eric O | Reviewed this property |
Part of the trail can be accessed with a mobility scooter other parts are more difficult to navigate due to roots and there are steps in some areas
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Teaman01
26 November 2016|
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