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Hess Field / Robbins Trail Park

Danville, PA
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Scenic

This is a nice trail for young and old, runners or walkers. It is next to a creek, although... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2016
figuremaniac
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Danville, Pennsylvania
great for walk, run, or cycle

This is a wonderful trail for a myriad of activities. You will see runners, people walking dogs or... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2016
mc03
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Danville, Pennsylvania
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2 Aug 2016
“Scenic”
1 Aug 2016
“great for walk, run, or cycle”
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

This is a nice trail for young and old, runners or walkers. It is next to a creek, although you're above it, and you'll get to see all kinds of wildlife. Stop at Rita's on your way and enjoy a treat while enjoying mother nature....More

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is a wonderful trail for a myriad of activities. You will see runners, people walking dogs or riding bikes with kids, even people fishing. Very quiet and peaceful. We use it all 4 seasons though it does not get cleared or plowed when it...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This has become my favorite place to walk. It's mostly shaded and it's pretty flat. Not to many inclines. I start at Beaver Place and walk out to Rt 642 and back, it's 3.2 miles

Thank Glen B
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderful! The trails are beautifully kept and well marked. Great picnic area including restrooms and a pavilion with electricity.

Thank Beth D
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

We walk here often with our dog. Other than sometimes feeling crowded out by bikes and runners, and needing to be vigilant for ticks, it's a nice trail. Peaceful and pretty.

Thank Holly B
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Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

I believe this is the oldest rails to trails in the US. It's a great place to take an easy bike ride or run!

Thank paladin1986
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Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Hess field is good for small sporting events and is an ideal place to run around, except for its tick problem. Since Hess field borders a forest, ticks are all over. This dramatically increases the risk of getting Lyme disease.

Thank RobikaUSA
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Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

There are a few different paths you can take to get around. All of them are rather easy. I'm sure it's much prettier in any season other than the winter but we still enjoyed ourselves. It's a great place to bring a dog if you...More

Thank ALANA C
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Reviewed 21 February 2016

In the summer, my husband and I like to spend a whole day walking the trail; it's a lot of fun. Sections are mulched, sections are dirt. Be careful of when you go as the trail tends to be muddy for a few days after...More

Thank Allyson H
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

Good for small hike or bike ride, good shade, not very challenging, but nice for a stroll. Veru suitable for the whole family, space for parking is decent.

Thank Bertrand B
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