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Distance

1.5 miles

Trail Type

Loop

Trail Difficulty

Easy

Δ Elevation (FT)

Minimal

USGS Quad Map(s):  George Washington Birthplace Map

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Popes Creek Trail

Virginia

  • Popes Creek Trail in George Washington Birthplace National Monument.
  • Sunset in George Washington Birthplace National Monument.

Activities & Features



Notes

Popes Creek Trail is an easy kid friendly hike in George Washington Birthplace National Monument. This trail is a short drive from the greater Washington D.C. area and Richmond. The trail is dog friendly but your pup must on leash. Watch for Bald Eagles and Osprey, which are frequently observed along the trail.

History

32 members and five generations of the Washington family, including George Washington's father, grandfather, and great-grandfather are buried at George Washington's Birthplace National Monument.

Red Tape

Entrance Free
Contact: George Washington Birthplace National Monument 1732 Popes Creek Road Washington's Birthplace, VA 22443

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