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This is one of our favorite spots to go visit. Weve walked the old railroad bed more than a dozen... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Vrg2007
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Nice and clean campground. Lots of hiking trails, bike trails too. Close to lits of neat towns... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
JNPJRP
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

This is one of our favorite spots to go visit. Weve walked the old railroad bed more than a dozen times & gave even took our bicycles a time or two. Such a nice little park and absolutely beautiful during the fall when the leaves...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Vrg2007
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Nice and clean campground. Lots of hiking trails, bike trails too. Close to lits of neat towns. Plenty to see and do.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JNPJRP
Reviewed 2 July 2018

My children LOVED this state park in Virginia that we found very close to Cumberland Gap. We spent the day here having a picnic (very nice picnic areas with SHADE) and playing on the playground (nice playground for the kids). The highlight of the trip...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank jwmcrazynurse
Reviewed 8 April 2017

So, this is a hard one to review. We were here before the season so there was no living history in the fort which is the main attraction. We knew this in advance. Nonetheless, we thought the film was excellent and the ranger was kind...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank cheryl24x7
Reviewed 18 October 2016

At the May Raid at Martin's Station, you will see hundreds of historically accurate re-enactors bring to life the trek of ordinary people west to finally have a chance to own land. The fort was built just as the original one was, with NO power...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank AnnMarie M
Reviewed 9 July 2016

anybody coming down highway 58 needs to stop by this beautiful state park on the way to Cumberland gap! state of the art welcome center has a new museum bookstore and auditorium to enjoy!

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Justin L
VaStateParks, Guest Relations Manager at Wilderness Road State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

I am so glad you enjoyed Wilderness Road State Park. Thank you so much for sharing your experience with a review.

Reviewed 18 April 2016

Great park with lots of activities. Connected to the rail trail for hikers or bikers. Has pavilions for picnics or reunions. The fort is really cool and they have living history events.More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Shipbird1969
VaStateParks, Guest Relations Manager at Wilderness Road State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2016

I am glad you enjoyed your visit to Wilderness Road State Park. Thank you for taking the time to post a review. If you have never been to the park for the Raid at Martin's Station, try to make it one year. This year it...More

Reviewed 27 October 2015

We were travelling back from the Virginia Creeper Trial and stopped by for a rest and to see the fort. We were expecting to stay maybe 5 minutes and hit the road again, but we ended up staying for over an hour. It was a...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank rucingok
Reviewed 18 October 2015

This is a newer state park in VA, right off of US 58. It is an hour from Natural Tunnel State Park and 15 minutes from Cumberland Gap National Park. You could make a day out of seeing all three. The grounds are beautiful, especially...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank globaltrekster
Reviewed 20 September 2015

We visited the location as a part of an excursion to the Cumberland Gap in TN/KY. This park is approximately a 15 minute drive from the Cumberland Gap National Park. The State Park system of VA is to be congratulated on a very successful effort...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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