The Cumberland Valley Rail Trail is well maintained, and an excellent place to walk.
I particularly enjoy hiking with dogs on this Rail Trail.
My favorite entry point is Oakville, but I also like starting at Shippensburg Township Park, and in Newville.
We took 5 of our grandchildren.children.on the trail with our bikes. It was nice.an flat for them to.ride. There ages were 5 to 11. We didn't have to worry about cars just other bikes and walkers. We even saw some squirrels,groundhogs and cows.
We often ride our bicycles on the Cumberland Valley rail trail. It's mostly flat, with some short hills at the road crossings. Only a short portion, near the Newville trailhead, is paved; the rest is gravel/crushed stone. The surface is okay, but it's probably time...更多
This rail trail is our family's favorite place for a good walk or bike ride. We walk here many times a week. The trail goes from Newville all the way through Oakville to Shippensburg, but we mostly walk the trail head in Newville.
We did this ride today, starting at the Newville start point and stopping at the Shippensburg Park location, which was a little over 9 miles. The ride is beautiful - no major hills, flat surface, well maintained, often shaded, and great scenery. There are a...更多
NicE Trail through the countryside/farm land. Needs some maintenance to fill areas that have ruts or wash out. Some areas (hills) are paved but the rest is small gravel. Generally not too busy. An occasionally horse on the horse trail.