On Saturday, June 5, 2010, 2nd Annual National Trails Day Celebration in celebration of American Hiking Society’s 18th Annual National Trails Day. The event will be held at Riverfront Park on Main Street in Farmville from 10 a.m. to noon. A Family Fun Walk will start at 9 a.m. at the trail head on Main Street. Trail related organizations will be onsite to provide information about different trail use opportunities.
High Bridge Trail State Park is a 30 mile multi-use trail that runs through three counties and five towns in Central Virginia. Its centerpiece is the majestic High Bridge, which is more than 2,400 feet long and 160 feet above the Appomattox River.
Since 1993, NTD has inspired thousands of people to enjoy trails on the same day nationwide, taking part in hikes, bike and horse rides, trail maintenance and other activities.