Virginia Blue Ridge Railway Trail

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P.O. Box 556
Amherst, VA 24521
Region Central Virginia
Locality Amherst
Phone: (434) 946-9371
Fax: (434) 946-9370
Email slchristian@countyofamherst.com
Website www.countyofamherst.com

This trail, constructed on the abandonded Virginia Blue Ridge Railway bed, begins at the Piney River Depot in Nelson County and follows the Piney River 1.8 miles. It crosses into Amherst County at Roses Mill and continues another 3 miles. The trail meanders through the countryside affording views of rolling hills and farms as well as the river. Little evidence of civilization meets the eye. Wildlife and wildflowers are abundant and the trail provides a safe, aesthetically pleasing walking, biking or horseback riding experience.




Last Updated: 2/27/2009 3:18 PM
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