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Pleasant bicycling in Loudoun county.

A well maintained trail through the farms and a few exurbs. Easy grades (old train line), great... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Glenn J
Perfect bike ride location!

I love riding on the W&OD Trail. Good exercise! Park in Purcellville and ride the trail towards... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
Leesburg, Virginia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is for the stretch of trail between Reston and Sterling, the only part of the trail I have biked. Pros: -It is paved and smooth -Not very hilly (relatively flat) -Coffee shops/cafes/stores along the route -Downtown Herndon features old trains and historical markers Cons:...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

A well maintained trail through the farms and a few exurbs. Easy grades (old train line), great scenery, and shade trees, with restaurants, wineries and breweries within brief diversions from trail. A can't miss cycle

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Glenn J
Reviewed 14 November 2018

I love riding on the W&OD Trail. Good exercise! Park in Purcellville and ride the trail towards Leesburg. Just be careful for crazy car drivers at the road crossings.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

Over 40 miles of beautiful Virginia scenery, the W&OD is a great venue for walking or riding. The trail is wide enough to accommodate groups in both directions (but be alert for people passing you on the left), and there are several spots along the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank h8bblvk
Reviewed 29 March 2018

I selected the hotel for my business trip due to its proximity to a "jogging trail" but did not know much more. The staff at the Springhill Suites in Herndon directed me to an access point - though they were not too familiar with the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is my go-to ride almost daily. The W&OD is a 45 mile paved rail trail from to Purcellville at the foot of the Blue Ridge to Arlington where it connects with the Four Mile Run or Custis Trails to the Mount Vernon Trail. One...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

This paved trail that extends 50 miles or so between DC and, well, whatever town is 50 miles west of DC, is excellent for walking, running, biking, rollerblading...I guess that's all I've seen people do so far (though there are signs that say to watch...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Trail was great for jogging. Relatively flat road and ideal for biking. Would recommend to beginners and expert bikers alike.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank jolee8866
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We rode from Sterling to Leesburg and back. The trail is marked along the way by local businesses who welcome you to come and visit them. These signs let you know .. quickly..what they have to offer and if they have restrooms. I found this...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Rtonrd
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I walk this trail continually. I can get to it just up the street from my house but I also drive to other stretches of it so I can enjoy new scenery. My husband rides it 19 miles round trip for work everyday. The trail...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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