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Dick & Willie Passage Rail Trail

699 Liberty St, Martinsville, VA 24112-1808
+1 276-634-4640
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Love this trail!

What a great trail! What a great idea. I grew up in this city and have been gone for over 20 years... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Nick V
via mobile
Nice rrail

A 4.5 mile trail in a former rail bed. Great variety of flat and hilly surfaces, wooded and open... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
SouthernVirginia
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Collinsville, Virginia
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699 Liberty St, Martinsville, VA 24112-1808
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+1 276-634-4640
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

What a great trail! What a great idea. I grew up in this city and have been gone for over 20 years but this was a wonderful find on a recent visit. Loved running this trail and walking it with my family.

Thank Nick V
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

A 4.5 mile trail in a former rail bed. Great variety of flat and hilly surfaces, wooded and open space.

Thank SouthernVirginia
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Great paved trail. Bikes, scooters, skateboards are welcome. Pavement is pristine. You are in or near the city, but it is mostly quiet and serene on the trail. A little hilly, great workout but not hard and benches for breaks are scattered along the trail.

Thank Matt B
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Well kept path. Really nice in the morning for walking or biking. Much of it is in the shade, and the asphalt makes it very smooth to walk on. There were a few people using it when we were there. We never felt unsafe. The...More

Thank Dean W
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

I take my dog walking on this trail quite frequently. We have seen turtles, squirrels, and deer. The trail is well maintained, but a bit secluded in areas. Because of the secluded areas, I recommend walking with a friend or bringing your dog on the...More

Thank Melissa M
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

The Dick & Willie Passage Rail Trail is a 4.5 mile long trail that runs through Martinsville, VA, and has two spur trails: the Silverbell Trail will take you up to the Piedmont Arts on Starling Avenue and the Uptown Connection Trail that will bring...More

1  Thank Beth B
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is a fantastic trail system for walking or biking. There is a bike barn nearby for you to " borrow" a bike if you need to. About 1/2 of the trail is shaded making it great!

2  Thank heymel13
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Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Parents & kids all rode bikes on this trail. Trail is beautiful & well maintained. I wish it was longer, maybe eventually!

1  Thank maxedout12
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

My husband and I were traveling with our two dogs. We were looking for something to do with them. This was ideal! Who would have expected such a beautiful trail in downtown Martinsville. Get out and walk the trail!

2  Thank CaHaHi
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

The 4.5 mile paved trail is a beautiful retreat from the day to day. It is fairly level for the light walkers and bikers. There are plenty of resting spots along the way. The people are always friendly. There are many access points which makes...More

1  Thank 276hoss
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