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All THT Sections are Open

June 20th, 2017 – At this time, all portions of the Tobacco Heritage Trail are open.

Volunteers Get Down and Dirty

Olive Branch Baptist Church participated in a day of service projects around the community and chose to help out the Tobacco Heritage Trail! When Pastor Wayne Guynn contacted us to find out how they could help, we knew just how to put them to work. There was a problem area near the Regional Airport in read more…

La Crosse Fest – August 23

The Town of La Crosse is gearing up for its annual event, La Crosse Fest! Come enjoy the food, music and fun of La Crosse Fest on August 23 from 9:00am-2:00pm. While there stop by the Tobacco Heritage Trail booth where you can get information about the trail and purchase trail merchandise that benefits the read more…

If You Enjoy Biking AND Cheese…

If you don’t already know, there is a bike trail in the development stages, that is called the Eastcoast Greenway. This trail (the ECG) will stretch from Callais, Maine, to Key West, Florida and the Tobacco Heritage Trail is part of that route! Two cyclists from Cabot Creamery in Vermont are cycling from Jacksonville, Florida read more…

Tar Wheels Invite You to Cycle the THT

The TAR WHEELS (a group that cycles the American Tobacco Trail in Durham, NC) invites you to join them for a ride on Memorial Day. 18 miles eastbound, for a 36 mile round trip. Lunch in Lawrenceville. Meet at 271 High St, La Crosse VA. See event info on facebook “Bike the Tobacco Heritage Trail”  

Bike for the Love of Cheese!

On June 4th cyclists from Vermont’s Cabot Creamery will be passing through South Hill and leaving the next morning along the Tobacco Heritage Trail. These cyclists will be on a month long tour from Florida to New England, using the East Coast Greenway, which is a developing bike trail between Key West and Canada. The read more…

Lawrenceville to Brodnax Set to Open on Earth Day

Drum roll please….Roanoke River Rails-to-Trails is pleased to announce the opening of Phase III of the Tobacco Heritage Trail. Now there is even more to celebrate on Earth Day! The ribbon cutting will take place on April 22, 11:00am near Evans Creek Rd trailhead in Brodnax, VA.  Following the ribbon cutting will be a reception read more…

Ready, Set, Bike!

The second Saturday of every month has been dedicated to bicycling! If you’d like some friendly company when you bike, or the support of other cyclists to help you reach your fitness goals join the gathering of cyclists in La Crosse. They’ll meet at the caboose on Main Street where there is plenty of parking. read more…

Row, Row, Row Your Boat

Boy Scouts Consider Access Point Where Trail Crosses Meherrin Locals enjoy canoeing and kayaking the Meherrin River. They know the places to put in and take out are at “Dad’s house” or “that church member’s property”, but where do you enter or exit unless you know someone who will let you use their private land? read more…