Manassas/Bull Run National Park

Manassas/Bull Run National Park



Trail Location: 6511 Sudley Road Manassas, VA 20109

Trail Length: 21 miles

State: Virginia

Trail Surface(s): Natural

Trail Description: Main Bridle Trail (10 miles, estimated 2.5 hours)
Brawner Farm Loop Trail (8.5 miles, estimated 2 hours)
Portici Bridle Loop Trail (3 miles, estimated 45 minutes)
Matthews Hill Bridle Loop Trail (5 miles, estimated 45 minutes)

Please note the following regulations:
Horses must be attended at all times to prevent third party injuries. Groups of riders must maintain a single file line. Jumping of stone walls, fences or other structures, racing or riding at excessive speeds is prohibited.

Pedestrians will also use these trails. Pedestrians have the right of way. Please keep horses at a slow walk while passing pedestrians. Do not obstruct the trail or make unreasonable noise while passing other horses.

Horses may only be secured by tying them to a hitching rack or horse trailer.

Parking and Trail Access:  Trailer parking is restricted to designated areas only. The Brownsville Picnic Area, located off of Groveton Road, has ample parking available. Limited trailer parking is available at Portici, located off of Vandor Lane. All horse excrement in these areas must be collected and carried out by the animal’s owner or rider.

From Washington D.C. and Points East: Travel west on I-66 to Exit 47B, Route 234 North (Sudley Road). Proceed through the first traffic light. The entrance to the Henry Hill Visitors Center is on the right, just past the Northern Virginia Community College.

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