The Dismal Swamp Canal Trail is a former section of Virginia State Rt. 17, now a multiuse trail open to bicycling, walking, running, horseback riding, and boating. The north trailhead is located at the intersection of Dominion Blvd and Old Rt 17 in Chesapeake, VA, and runs south 8.5 miles.
Nelli Hayse Trail is a 0.6 mile out and back trail located near Chesapeake, Virginia that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for birding, canoeing, hiking & trail running and is accessible year-round.