Detailed trail and hiking information for Pocahontas SP Bright Hope Trail Back to TrailFinder


5.4 miles

Trail Type


Trail Difficulty


Δ Elevation (FT)

~500 (+)

USGS Quad Map(s):  Pocahontas State Park Map

Download Map

Get Directions

Pocahontas SP Bright Hope Trail


  • Pocahontas State Park in the Fall.

Activities & Features


Bright Hope Trail is a moderate loop hike in Pocahontas State Park near Richmond Virginia. This trail takes hikers through dense forest. It is kid and dog friendly, so long as dogs are kept on leash. Mountain bikers and equestrians are also welcome on the Bright Hope Trail. Along the way make sure listen for woodpecker tapping and other songbirds singing. This trail has yellow blazes. There is camping available in Pocahontas State Park.

Red Tape

Entrance & Camping Fees
Contact: Pocahontas State Park 10301 State Park Road Chesterfield, VA 23832

Sorry, the PDF couldn't be displayed :(

Get Directions to Pocahontas SP Bright Hope Trail