Pocahontas SP Bright Hope Trail

  • Pocahontas State Park in the Fall.


Dogs Yes

Mountain Biking


Fall Foliage

5.4 (miles)



~500 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)


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

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