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Parks and nature in Lynchburg

Top nature recommendations from locals

Park
“Start at the entrance on Langhorne Rd. and you can do the whole paved trail. Great place for a bike ride or run. ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Ski Area
“Year-round skiing, snowboarding, and tubing here! Beginner, intermediate, and advanced slopes.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Park
“3 Main Entrances: one at Ardmore Drive, Tenbury Drive, and the other at Ivy Creek Lane off of Wiggington Road. 3 lighted tennis courts 7 multipurpose fields volleyball courts a basketball court mountain bike trails disc golf course playground”
  • 16 locals recommend
Park
“The park has walking trails with a beautiful view of the James River from the Overlook. It also has the Riverside Spray Ground during the summer.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Park
“Walk or bike the Riverwalk Trail to enjoy beautiful views of the James River and Percival's Island Natural Area.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Park
“Right in the heart of downtown by the river. Water play area for kids in the summer, trails for biking or running by the river. You can rent from Bikes Unlimited. And you are right beside some great bars, restaurants and dessert shops.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“Located 2.5 mi away offering canoes to rent, a playground, and fishing. It's one of Lynchburg City's Trails. (118 Clemmons Lake Pl.)”
  • 2 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“Really cool area for a sunset walk with several restaurants and bars along the way. Overlooks the James River, Percival’s Isle, and the Lynchburg fountain.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“One of the most popular trails in the city! Perfect for jogging, walking, or biking.”
  • 2 locals recommend