Lynchburg Parks Kindness Rocks!
Respectfully submitted: Jennifer Jones, Director, Lynchburg Parks and Recreation Department The Lynchburg Parks and Recreation Department is excited about the Lynchburg Kindness Rocks movement! Why? It encourages…
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Fall in Love with Local Hiking
As the hot, sweaty days of summer begin to give way to the cool days of autumn, the time is right for getting outdoors and exploring…
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PORTION OF BLACKWATER CREEK TRAIL CLOSED FOR REPAIRS
Beginning Wednesday, September 7, 2016, through Friday, September 9, 2016, the Blackwater Creek Bikeway (a section of the Blackwater Creek Trail) will be closed between mileposts…
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PORTION OF RIVERWALK CLOSED FOR REPAIRS
Beginning Monday, August 8, 2016, and continuing through Thursday, August 11, 2016, a portion of the RiverWalk trail (a section of the Blackwater Creek Trail) located in…
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Portion of Riverwalk Closed for Repairs
Contact:Andrew H. ReederPark Services ManagerLynchburg Department of Parks & Recreation(434) 455-5876FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PORTION OF RIVERWALK CLOSED FOR REPAIRSBeginning Tuesday May 31, 2016 and continuing through…
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Press Release: RAILROAD TRESTLE MAINTENANCE WILL AFFECT TRAIL USE
Beginning this week, Norfolk Southern will begin replacing the crossties on the high trestle upstream of Hollins Mill Park near the Bikeway Bridge crossing of the…
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New Lynchburg Parks and Rec Trail Map!
12/17/15
It's here! It's here! Santa brought us the best gift ever this year - the new Lynchburg Parks and Rec Trail Map. What's so exciting about this new…
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NOTICE: Blackwater Creek Bikeway Temporary Closure Dec 18th
On Friday December 18th from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., the Blackwater Creek Bikeway will be closed from the East Randolph Place Entrance (near the 1.0 Mile Marker) to…
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Top 5 Parks and Trails in Lynchburg for Fall Foliage
10/29/15
The leaves are falling! The leaves are falling! Catch the last of the beautiful autumn scenery before it's gone. Let’s take a look at the top 5…
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5 Ways to Prep for Hiking Lynchburg’s Trails
07/01/15
Summer is the season to get out and get active! Whether you are a low-key walker or an avid hiker, your local trails are here for…
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