Run on this mostly flat trail, with only a few hills. This run is quiet and rambles through forest and meadows. Some of the forests are full of interesting vines while other sections are mature with little underbrush.
Features: Birding — Fall Colors — River/Creek — Views — Wildflowers — Wildlife
This trail is a shared-use trail with bicycles, so stay alert.
The trail begins at the parking lot near the old Whitely Farms. This singletrack loop trail rambles through hayfields and a forest of mature hardwoods over a packed dirt surface. The grade is moderate throughout, with a rapid descent near the approach of the Hopkins Road crossing and the connector to the David English Trail
The Whitely Farms Trail
can also be accessed by a connector trail near the Smith Mill Road Parking Area. This trail is a doubletrack cut-off that runs downhill parallel to a small creek from Possum Hill to Hopkins Road.