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363 mi 585 km of trail 7 Featured Runs

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gem Favorite Photo by Sam Dean Photography for Roanoke Outside Foundation

McAfee Knob

(21) Salem, VA

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Favorite McAfee Knob is the perfect place to rest and enjoy the view.
Intermediate/Difficult

McAfee Knob

7.4 mi 12.0 km • Out and Back • 1,340 ft Ascent 408.53 m Ascent

(50) Salem, VA
Favorite The top brings incredible views of the surrounding area as a reward for your effort.
Difficult

Virginia's Triple Crown Loop

34.8 mi 55.9 km • Loop • 6,774 ft Ascent 2064.63 m Ascent

(28) Salem, VA
Favorite The top brings incredible views of the surrounding area as a reward for your effort.
Difficult

Dragon's Tooth

4.8 mi 7.7 km • Loop • 1,162 ft Ascent 354.24 m Ascent

(21) New Castle, VA
Favorite 90' neon star at the top of Mill Mountain
Difficult

Mill Mountain Mayhem 10K

6.3 mi 10.2 km • Point to Point • 969 ft Ascent 295.31 m Ascent

(1) Cedar B…, VA
Favorite 90' neon star at the top of Mill Mountain
Intermediate/Difficult

Mill Mountain Park Loop

7.3 mi 11.7 km • Loop • 1,293 ft Ascent 393.98 m Ascent

(2) Roanoke, VA
Favorite Top of Comet
Intermediate

Carvins Cove Route

12.4 mi 19.9 km • Loop • 1,271 ft Ascent 387.28 m Ascent

(3) Hollins, VA
Favorite Bottom Creek can be seen and heard babbling past the trail.
Intermediate

Bottoms Creek Gorge

4.2 mi 6.8 km • Loop • 558 ft Ascent 170.02 m Ascent

(5) Shawsville, VA

Trails in Roanoke - 59

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2.7 mi 4.4 km #1Andy Layne Trail
Difficult
New Castle, VA
Difficult
2.7 mi 4.4 km New Castle, VA
2.0 mi 3.3 km #2Hanging Rock Battlefield Trail
Easy
Salem, VA
Easy
2.0 mi 3.3 km Salem, VA
88.8 mi 143.0 km #3AT: Roanoke Appalachian Trail Club - East (VA)
Difficult
Pembroke, VA
Difficult
88.8 mi 143.0 km Pembroke, VA
1.3 mi 2.1 km #4Star Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cedar Bluff, VA
Intermediate/Difficult
1.3 mi 2.1 km Cedar Bluff, VA
3.4 mi 5.4 km #5Mill Mountain Greenway
Intermediate
Cedar Bluff, VA
Intermediate
3.4 mi 5.4 km Cedar Bluff, VA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #6Monument Trail
Intermediate
Cedar Bluff, VA
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Cedar Bluff, VA
1.2 mi 2.0 km #7Ridgeline Trail
Intermediate
Cedar Bluff, VA
Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Cedar Bluff, VA
3.6 mi 5.8 km #8Lakeside Trail
Intermediate
Hollins, VA
Intermediate
3.6 mi 5.8 km Hollins, VA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #9Woodthrush Trail
Intermediate
Cedar Bluff, VA
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Cedar Bluff, VA
2.0 mi 3.3 km #10Gauntlet
Difficult
Hollins, VA
Difficult
2.0 mi 3.3 km Hollins, VA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #11Old Salem Turnpike Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Vinton, VA
Easy/Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km Vinton, VA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #12Buck Trail
Difficult
Hollins, VA
Difficult
1.5 mi 2.4 km Hollins, VA
0.3 mi 0.5 km #13Palmer's Pond
Intermediate
Vinton, VA
Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.5 km Vinton, VA
1.1 mi 1.7 km #14The Trough
Difficult
Hollins, VA
Difficult
1.1 mi 1.7 km Hollins, VA
0.6 mi 0.9 km #15Foresters Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Vinton, VA
Easy/Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km Vinton, VA
0.6 mi 1.0 km #16Deer Run Trail
Intermediate
Vinton, VA
Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km Vinton, VA
1.9 mi 3.0 km #17Buzzards Rock Trail
Intermediate
Cloverdale, VA
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.0 km Cloverdale, VA
90.7 mi 145.9 km #18AT: Natural Bridge Appalachian Trail Club
Intermediate
Blue Ridge, VA
Intermediate
90.7 mi 145.9 km Blue Ridge, VA
1.8 mi 2.8 km #19Murray Run Greenway
Easy/Intermediate
Cave Spring, VA
Easy/Intermediate
1.8 mi 2.8 km Cave Spring, VA
8.3 mi 13.4 km #20Roanoke River Greenway
Easy
Roanoke, VA
Easy
8.3 mi 13.4 km Roanoke, VA

Photos of Roanoke - 20

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The top brings incredible views of the surrounding area as a reward for your effort.
Apr 6, 2017 near Salem, VA
North Mountain rocky ridge
Aug 7, 2017 near New Castle, VA
Views into the New River Valley even in the summertime.
Aug 15, 2017 near Cave Sp…, VA
A shallow dip before the ascent
Aug 15, 2017 near Cave Sp…, VA
A cool respite before the return ascent
Aug 15, 2017 near Cave Sp…, VA
One of several cascades at the end of the trail
Aug 15, 2017 near Cave Sp…, VA
Bottom Creek can be seen and heard babbling past the trail.
Apr 13, 2017 near Shawsville, VA
Trailhead for Murray Run.
Aug 10, 2017 near Cave Sp…, VA

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