Matrimony Creek Nature Trail

City of Eden, Eden, NC

Matrimony Creek Nature Trail is an approximately one mile nature trail running from Washington Street to Price Road along Matrimony Creek. The goal is to provide a walking trail next to an Eden waterway in the western section of the city. The funding will provide the city with resources engineer and develop the trail using city resources and outside contractors.

Counties Impacted:

  • Rockingham, NC
  • Henry County, VA
  • Pittsylvania County, VA

​The Matrimony Creek Nature Trail will provide an educational opportunity for the area elementary school, provide a beautiful walking trail for area residents, and continue Eden's quest to showcase its rivers, trails and waterways.

-Mayor Wayne R. Tuggle, JR.



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