Hike the Coal Mining Heritage Park and Loop Trail

675 State Route 657 - Search Nearby - Added by Rae Smith

Interesting Artifacts and Beautiful Nature

This is a part of the Huckleberry Trail (which is paved), but off of it is the dirt hiking/walking trail loop. It is a really fun area to explore, and the parts that are on the Huckleberry have plaques with historical information on it which is all very interesting. It also has a beautiful wooden path/deck. Coal Mining Heritage Park is closest to the parking/entry area near Merrimac, but it is only a mile or two from the entrance behind the NRV mall. 

Distance

1 Miles RT

Type

Loop

Activities

Chillin, Photography, Running, Hiking

Forest

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We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

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