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Third Winchester Battlefield

Rudbud Road, Winchester, VA
+1 800-298-7878
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Best at Dusk

I have walked these trails in all seasons and at all times of the day, but have found that they may... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Kelli D
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Winchester, Virginia
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Easy flat trails both gravel and paved. Incredibly scenic views. Great for walks, running, bike... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
P.J. M
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good56%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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Rudbud Road, Winchester, VA
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I have walked these trails in all seasons and at all times of the day, but have found that they may be best appreciated in the evening, just before sunset. There is not much shade towards the north end of the battlefield, so during the...More

1  Thank Kelli D
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Easy flat trails both gravel and paved. Incredibly scenic views. Great for walks, running, bike riding and a little time with the fur babies. There is also something for the history buff and the casual and avid photograph.A day at Third Winchester Battlefield is a...More

Thank P.J. M
Reviewed 21 August 2017

History is what you learn from. This location is well marked for what happened here and has some great walking (and biking) trails.

Thank rolesville_dave2013
Reviewed 4 August 2017

I love the idea of preservation of battlefields but this battlefield is not being well kept. The bridge across the stream was dangerous. You could see where large trees were cut and just left in piles. It looked like there were piles of mulch and...More

Thank runningitall
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is a hidden gem in Virginia. Good historical markers and beautiful scenery. I rate it very good because I wouldn't want to be there alone. Feels a little sketchy at times.

Thank Stacy G
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The battlefield has been kept to resemble how it looked in 1864. There is an easy walk of up to 5 miles through the rolling countryside; placards describe the battle. While hiking, saw a fox.

Thank tosl
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Signs are well place. Learn about the biggest battle in Winchester. Nice scenery on this walk. One part gets kinda confusing where to walk but the path is well maintained.

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 14 March 2017

5 mile trail with beauty! This trail is off of Red Bud Road and is such a pretty place to walk your dog or some freedom for the kids to roam

Thank Love the Shen V... v
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This is a nice place to visit, but make sure you are in the mood to walk and have the time to take it in. As with most historical locations its best to read as much as possible before visiting so that you are able...More

1  Thank James S
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

My GPS and Trip Advisor do not have accurate directions to this National Park, but after some false turns we made our way there. The Visitors Center was closed for renovations so we read the signs and then started on the walking trails. It is...More

Thank jehenson81
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cekarp
16 March 2017|
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Response from Love the Shen V... v | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure there are hours really. It is open pasture and trails for 5 miles. I would assume like most parks or trails they are closed at dusk.
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