Trail Count

Yesterday's Activity

Four Mile Creek Trailhead to Fork on Five

Length: 10 miles round trip

  • Start: Four Mile Creek Trailhead (just east of MM40)

  • Turnaround Point: Fork on 5 (Just east of MM35)

Parking: Four Mile Creek Parking Lot

Attractions on the trip:

  • Deep Bottom Park & Four Mile Creek (Slightly east of mile marker 38.5, 2.0 miles south of trail)

  • Richmond National Battlefield Park Visitor Center (Mile marker 35.5, about 3 miles north of trail)

  • Fork on 5 (Mile Marker 35.9)

*Great for kids*


This 10 mile is great for the whole family! Park at Four Mile Creek which has picnic tables and restrooms and head out on the trail. Enjoy the beautiful scenery as you head east to Fork on 5. Located on Mile Marker 35.9, at the intersection of Route 5 and Willis Church Rd, Fork on 5 offers fresh sandwiches, homemade soups and salads. Not hungry? Go check out their WNDY Hill Gallery featuring artwork, one of a kind jewelry, and clothing.

If you’re looking to add some extra mileage you could head over to Deep Bottom Park, about 2 miles just south of the trail or head over to Richmond National Battlefield Park, about 3 miles north of the trail just past Mile Marker 35.5.