With a trailhead located just minutes from downtown Covington, the Jackson River Scenic Trail has a surface of finely crushed gravel and is well-suited for family rides and hikes. The 14 mile trail is built on an old railroad bed that runs mostly parallel to the Jackson River.

THE TRAIL:

Alleghany Highlands Trails

To learn about more trails for hiking, biking and horseback riding, visit alleghanyhighlandstrails.com

Alleghany Highlands Blueway

For ways to enjoy the Jackson River and our other lakes and rivers, visit alleghanyhighlandsblueway.com

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