• Activities:

    Chillin, Photography, Running, Kayaking

  • Skill Level:

    Beginner

  • Season:

    Year Round

  • Trail Type:

    Out-and-Back

  • RT Distance:

    2 Miles

  • Elevation Gain:

    200 Feet

Bathrooms
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Handicap Accessible
Picnic Area
River
Scenic

This urban setting offers beautiful sunsets with many activities.

The South Norfolk Jordan Bridge spans the Southern Branch of the Elizabeth River connecting Chesapeake and Portsmouth, Virginia. Located beneath the bridge's abutments on the Chesapeake side is the Elizabeth River Park.

Looking to stretch your legs? The park includes many amenities like a paved trail along the water and across the bridge. if you want to get on the water, there are also boat and kayak launches. For the family, there's a children's playgrounds, and a dog park. If you're looking for a hidden gem in the city, look no further.

Pack List

  • Camera
  • Running Shoes
  • Dog
  • Kayak
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Please respect the places you find on The Outbound.

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures. Be aware of local regulations and don't damage these amazing places for the sake of a photograph. Learn More

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