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“Great little park for hiking” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Red Rock Wilderness Overlook Regional Park

Red Rock Wilderness Overlook Regional Park
43098 Edwards Ferry Rd., Leesburg, VA 20175
703 737-7800
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Ranked #12 of 50 Attractions in Leesburg
Type: Parks
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Leesburg, Virginia
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
19 attraction reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Great little park for hiking”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This small park has several miles of hiking within its wooded grounds. Several of the trails bring you down to the Potomac and there is a great overook perched high above ther river as well as a trail that runs at river level. All trails are family friendly and have only minor hills to contend with. It is very well maintained.

Visited October 2013
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Doha, Qatar
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Why is it called Red Rock?”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

I just had knee surgery so I was nervous to go on the trail, but I found it fairly level with the most hazardous thing being above ground roots once in awhile. It's a lovely trail with a nice bench at the end for sitting and looking at the beautiful Potomac River. The trees were beautiful with fall colors. The bluffs are of red clay, but I didn't see any Red Rocks. Does anyone know why it's called Red Rock?

Visited October 2013
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Lovettsville, Virginia, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Wonderful place to take a nice walking tour”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

take your time and you trip along the trails will be well rewarded. Wild flowers, wild life and river views all add to your experience.

Visited January 2013
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Ashburn,
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“nice short trail”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

This place has a nice short trail loop that goes towards the Potomac River - nice views of the river from the overlook. You can hike down to the river if you want by following the trail. Good short hike.

Visited August 2011
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Herndon, Virginia
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Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Nice spot for a short hike!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

Red Rock is tucked into a bend on the Potomac River just outside Leesburg. It's got nice trails - with hills - that take you to a dramatic cliff overlooking the Potomac.

Visited March 2012
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