Longleaf Trace

EASY
Hattiesburg, MS
Longleaf Trace is a 40 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Hattiesburg, MS that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

40.0 miles Point to Point
dogs on leash wheelchair friendly kid friendly camping mountain biking rails trails road biking walking horses forest views wild flowers wildlife
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Longleaf Trace is South Mississippi's premier running, biking, hiking, equestrian trail. It is a beautiful linear park, 41 miles long and fairly flat (a rails-to-trails conversion), extending from Hattiesburg (elevation 220') through Sumrall (290'), Bassfield (460'), and Carson to Prentiss (336'). It has recently been extended to the USM campus, and negotiations are underway to acquire the right of way to downtown Hattiesburg.

Teresa Everett
2 months ago

2 Completed2 Reviews

Excellent

Thomas Haring
8 months ago

2 Completed3 Reviews

If you are looking for a good, easy-going, paved trail, then this trail is for you. I walk my dog on it just about every day. It can have a lot of people on it though

Thomas Haring
8 months ago

2 Completed3 Reviews

If you are looking for a good, easy-going, paved trail, then this trail is for you. I walk my dog on it just about every day. It can have a lot of people on it though

Hunter Deerman
11 months ago

1 Completed1 Reviews

Good way to enjoy the day.

Philip Steen
2 years ago

3 Completed1 Reviews

There's several Mountain Bike Trails near the Jackson Station, roughly 5 miles from the trail head by USM. Turtle Loop, Roller Coaster, and Rail Shed Loop are a few of them. These are fun trails, challenging enough for skilled riders & easy enough for newbies. The trails are mostly shaded, and well maintained by local riders.

Ed Baronowsky
2 years ago

3 Completed3 Reviews

Made this ride from the water tower at the SMU campus to Prentiss and back . Plenty of country and wildlife to see along the way. Very enjoyable ride. A good distance test for anyone. I logged 83 miles on the odometer. Plenty of rest areas and the asphalt surface is in great repair. The trail is very well maintained also. Take water, lunch and enjoy....

Don Andrews
2 years ago

3 Completed3 Reviews

nice trip down from the upper end but no place to camp

Jason Wheat
3 years ago

10 Completed8 Reviews

Very peaceful once you're outside the city. Well maintained, great smooth ride for roadies. There is also a network of mountain bike trails just past the first rest area a few miles west of the Hattiesburg gateway.

Doug Krebs
3 years ago

2 Completed1 Reviews

Good road biking trail not much elevation change. Was a bit crowded by the university. Was on trail around 5-6PM during the week.

Shelley Sheppard
3 years ago

1 Completed1 Reviews

The trace is paved so it's great for road biking and running. There are off-road trails close to the Jackson depot that great for mountain biking and trail running.

Walter Haralson
4 years ago

1 Completed1 Reviews

great app great trail...!!!

Andrew L.
4 years ago

Its an OK trail. Good if you are running/roadbiking it. Far as senic views, not really any but still a great trail