This Virginia Battlefield Hike Is One-Of-A-Kind
Virginia is rich in both history and natural wonders. You’ll find plenty of both when you embark on today’s feature hiking destination: Newport News Park. It’s here that the Battle of Dam No. 1, a Civil War battle also called the Battle of Burnt Chimneys, was fought. As you wind through the park’s well-maintained trails, you’ll experience the unique scenery that was the backdrop to the fighting. We think you’ll agree that it’s an adventure that’s both haunting and fascinating.
Have you ever experienced this unique Virginia battlefield hike? What did you think of your visit to Newport News Park? Feel free to share your thoughts with us in the comments below — we would love to hear from you!
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