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From City Lake to MLK

Want a bike or foot trail along the river and thru the woods, then the Rocky Mount Tar River Trail... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
pbrittle
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Rocky Mount, North Carolina
Bring a Bike

You can pop down from the hotel near the Nash Hospital, through a quiet neighborhood and be on the... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Patrick M
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27 Aug 2018
“From City Lake to MLK”
1 Aug 2018
“Bring a Bike”
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Want a bike or foot trail along the river and thru the woods, then the Rocky Mount Tar River Trail is for you. Start on the west end at City Lake or beyond the MLK statue on the east and follow the paved path thru...More

2  Thank pbrittle
Reviewed 1 August 2018

You can pop down from the hotel near the Nash Hospital, through a quiet neighborhood and be on the trail in no time.

1  Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I love the trail and how close it is to the Rocky Mount Mills. It meanders in two different directions from the Mills which has parking and places to eat and drink after a trail excursion. The trail is mostly asphalt paving (a few tree...More

2  Thank Cobalt31S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Start off at City Lake Park, following the river come up to The Mill, cross the street and enter Battle Park, wind thru pine forest and see the falls of the Tar, continue on over the river and into BBQ Park, and then stroll on...More

2  Thank Stevenson S
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I stayed overnight in Rocky Mount at the Candlewood Suites (an excellent hotel) and in the morning found this amazing trail which meanders along the Tar River. I am acclimated to Florida and don't get many hills there so this was a running challenge. I...More

3  Thank Glynn S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Scenic, easy, interesting greenway along the Tar River, connecting 3 city parks and several historic landmarks.

2  Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 15 February 2017

It's a great walk! The trail is 3.12 miles long. It goes along the Tar River just a short walk from Sunset Lake Park (River Road and Business 64). Along the way you will pass through Battle Park and ends at Martin Luther King, Jr....More

5  Thank lcb5310
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