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    Thanks!
    I'll be riding by there tomorrow morning. I think it would be a bad day to try and take the shortcut around that section.

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    The Wilson underpass on the W&OD went from flooded with about three inches of water covering the trail to almost clear between 3:35 and 5 pm. Several of the Four Mile Run crossing on the 4MRT were still flooded.

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    Cameron run trail closed due to rain and train derailment

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    Default 4MRT Issues, Sunday, 5/20

    In Glencarlyn a huge tree is down on the uphill slope going to S Jefferson St, clearance is about five feet. Then the tops of the tree blocks the trail running along the hill. The two people in the photo are on the trail trying to get through the obstruction. Just stay on the W&OD.

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    Then under the GW Parkway near the Potomac confluence, the waters of Four Mile Run have started to recede leaving a nasty debris field.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rcannon100 View Post
    Cameron run trail closed due to rain and train derailment
    I think you might have meant the Holmes Run Trail. It is just west of the CSX derailment site. The trail was open this morning.

    There is a planned Old Cameron Run Trail https://www.alexandriava.gov/localmo....aspx?id=83038. An RFP was issued last fall for the design work for the trail. No word on when that work would begin. The trail will run from South Payne Street to Mill Road.

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