Take a trip across the suspended walkway and explore the island.
June 26, 2019
Locate the Tredegar iron works on google maps. Pass iron works and park prior to the dominion power entrance. There is a walking bridge underneath the Lee Bridge and a civil war walking tour on the island.
June 18, 2019
Ride your bike or take a hike across a suspended bridge over the James River to this historic island in the middle of it. The views are magnificent and the history is compelling.
May 13, 2019
Belle Isle is easily accessible by a foot bridge and has many walking biking trails and historic markers. The surrounding rapids are scenic but are considered advanced so use caution by the water.
December 26, 2018
Great trails and history. Used to be a civil war POW camp. There are signs around the island telling about the history. Access either via buttermilk trail or the pedestrian footbridge by parking near Tredegar.