Manassas National Battlefield Park has over 40 miles of hiking trails, traversing key areas of the First and Second Manassas Battlefields. Many of these hikes include trailside interpretive markers describing the battle action that occurred.
Opportunities exist for both short and extended hikes. Before setting out on your hike, stop by the park visitor center to obtain a trail map. Please be certain to wear sturdy shoes and bring plenty of water. Sunscreen and insect repellent are also recommended.
Download the park's Hiking Trail Map.
Did You Know?
The 5th New York lost 123 men killed at the Battle of Second Manassas. This was the greatest loss of life in any single infantry regiment in any battle of the Civil War. One member of the regiment, James Webb, won the Medal of Honor in the battle by braving fire to save a Union battery from capture.