- Bristol Trailhead, 3460 Island Rd.
- Benhams, 7720 Rich Valley Rd.
- Mendota Trailhead, across from 2421 Mendota Rd.
The Mendota Trail is a 12.5-mile hiking-biking recreational corridor between Bristol, VA and Mendota, VA. It spans tranquil countryside and forests on gentle grades comparable to typical rails-to-trails conversions. The trail has a natural surface, except for the first half mile out of Bristol which is ADA compliant and paved with asphalt. Leashed dogs are welcome.