The Chessie Nature Trail is a public-access 7-mile long walking trail between Lexington and Buena Vista, along the former Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad right of way. The trail is most suitable for walking and running, as several fixed gates make the trail unsuitable for bicycles.
A nice, often-forgotten or ignored trail at the Peaks of Otter. Not as steep or rocky as the other 2 peaks. Johnson Farm Loop portion is more traveled than the Harkening Hill part. Experienced hikers/trail runners might rate this as moderate; others would probably say it's demanding.
Roanoke River Greenway is a 8.4 mile point-to-point trail located near Roanoke, Virginia that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for road biking, trail running & walking and is accessible year-round.
Roaring Run / Hoop Hole is a 10 mile loop trail located near Eagle Rock, Virginia that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for fly fishing, hiking, trail running & walking and is accessible year-round.