Route: First Manassas Trail

Submitted by jzanoni on Mon, 08/29/2022 - 10:39am
Location
Virginia, US
Distance
5.2 mi
Description

This loop includes parts of the Matthews Hill, Stone Bridge and Henry Hill trails to explore the First Manassas battlefield in detail.  

The Henry Hill Loop encompasses the area of the most intense fighting during the First Battle of Manassas. Rickett's Battery, Jackson's Line, the Robinson Farm, and more are all part of this interpretive trail. 

The Stone Bridge Loop follows along the Bull Run and explores the area where the first shots of the First Battle of Manassas were fired. Picturesque displays can be had along the trail of wildflowers in the spring and colorful foliage in the fall. 

The Matthews Hill Loop explores the ground over which the opening shots of the Battle of First Manassas occurred.

GPS Track