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So the Dick & Willie is the most recognized trail in Martinsville. This trail keeps growing, the... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2019
MarkHWilliams
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Buford, Georgia
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If you wanna get out for some fresh air and some exercise this would be the place to go. It’s a... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2019
Elroy N
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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Reviewed January 22, 2019

So the Dick & Willie is the most recognized trail in Martinsville. This trail keeps growing, the twenty year plan is to have over twenty miles. This trail is payment and other trails that are scheduled to connect to it are natural surfaces. Martinsville's planners...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019

If you wanna get out for some fresh air and some exercise this would be the place to go. It’s a pretty good walk so make sure you wear so comfortable shoes. The scenery is not all that bad. We will sure be glad when...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elroy N
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

The Dick & Willie Passage Rail Trail is a great hike the stretches 4.5 miles on a paved path. Bikes, scooters, skates, skateboards, etc. are welcome. There are also benches scattered along the trail if you need a little rest. There are some hilly areas...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank colledge01
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

What a great trail! What a great idea. I grew up in this city and have been gone for over 20 years but this was a wonderful find on a recent visit. Loved running this trail and walking it with my family.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Nick V
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

A 4.5 mile trail in a former rail bed. Great variety of flat and hilly surfaces, wooded and open space.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Great paved trail. Bikes, scooters, skateboards are welcome. Pavement is pristine. You are in or near the city, but it is mostly quiet and serene on the trail. A little hilly, great workout but not hard and benches for breaks are scattered along the trail.

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Matt B
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Well kept path. Really nice in the morning for walking or biking. Much of it is in the shade, and the asphalt makes it very smooth to walk on. There were a few people using it when we were there. We never felt unsafe. The...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank deanw617
Reviewed October 26, 2016

I take my dog walking on this trail quite frequently. We have seen turtles, squirrels, and deer. The trail is well maintained, but a bit secluded in areas. Because of the secluded areas, I recommend walking with a friend or bringing your dog on the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Melissa M
Reviewed September 18, 2016

The Dick & Willie Passage Rail Trail is a 4.5 mile long trail that runs through Martinsville, VA, and has two spur trails: the Silverbell Trail will take you up to the Piedmont Arts on Starling Avenue and the Uptown Connection Trail that will bring...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Beth B
Reviewed August 24, 2016

This is a fantastic trail system for walking or biking. There is a bike barn nearby for you to " borrow" a bike if you need to. About 1/2 of the trail is shaded making it great!

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank heymel13
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