Huckleberry Trail Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
20 June 2019: Huckleberry Trail Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Trail Mileage Update

The Huckleberry Trail is approximately 13.75 miles long. 
— From the 0 mile marker by the library at Miller St. in Blacksburg to the Christiansburg Rec Center is 8.34 miles.
— From the 0 mile marker at Miller St. in Blacksburg to the Gateway Park at the base of Brush Mountain is 8.04 miles.
— From the Christiansburg Recreation Center to the base of Brush Mt. at Gateway Park is 11.18 miles one way, and about 22.36 miles round-trip.
The most recent map of the trail is available here.

Latest Trail Updates

Donate a Bench

Coach Hartman on his bench.

The Trail needs places for hikers and bikers to pause for a rest. We recently dedicated a bench in honor of  Virginia Tech’s Hall of Fame baseball coach, Chuck Hartman. If you would like to donate a bench to the trail, you can call one of our local Recreation departments for specifics: Blacksburg 540-443-1101; Christiansburg 540-382-2349; or Montgomery County 540-382-6975.

Prices Fork Bridge on Blacksburg’s Radar

At a recent Town Council meeting, the council voted to include the bridge in its 5-year plan. Click here for more information.

Trail Expansion/Construction

Other Important Information

Thanks to All Trail Clean-Up Volunteers

The Town and Friends of the Huckleberry special trail clean-up day was a great success. Held on Saturday, September 22nd 2018 from 10AM to Noon, more than 3 dozen people showed up to help with this project. A special thanks goes out to Northstar Church and to the Radford service fraternity, Alpha Phi Omega. Click here for more details.

Things To Do on the Trail

The Huckleberry Trail is a perfect place to exercise or just enjoy the view. Click on the buttons below to learn more about how YOU can enjoy the trail:

Running and Walking Biking Nature, Hiking, and Photography
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