Woodbridge in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Lee’s Woods Historic Trail
Leesylvania State Park
Leesylvania State Park lies on a small peninsula on the Potomac, rich with American history. This moderate hike loops through fascinating historical ground, including the Fairfax and Lee family homesteads. The easy-to-follow interpretive loop passes by an old cemetery and gardens. Where the trail loops out to Free Stone Point, you’ll be standing where confederate forces commanded a battery of 32-pound cannons. Don’t forget your camera! Learn more about this trail online at: www.exploreyoursparks.com.
Follow in the footsteps of the Lee and Fairfax families to the Potomac on this historic hike. You’ll pass homesteads, a cemetery and historic gardens.
Total Miles: 2 Miles
Total Elevation: 125’
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Location. 38° 35.473′ N, 77° 14.882′ W. Marker is in Woodbridge, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker is on Daniel K Ludwig Drive 2.4 miles east of Neabsco Road. Click for map. The marker is located in Leesylvania State Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2201 Daniel K Ludwig Drive, Woodbridge VA 22191, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Freestone Point Earthworks (a few steps from "Light Horse Harry" Lee (within shouting distance of this marker); "A Pacific Paradise on the Potomac" (within shouting distance of this marker); The Freestone Point Hunt Club (within shouting distance of this marker); "At the Point of Rock" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Swimming in Bounty (about 600 feet away); Iron Pulley Wheel (about 600 feet away); The Freestone Fisheries (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Woodbridge.
Also see . . .
1. Leesylvania State Park. Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation (Submitted on September 26, 2016.)
2. American Hiking Association. (Submitted on September 26, 2016.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil •
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