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777 mi 1,250 km of trail 12 Runs

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gem Favorite Edge of Devil's Marbleyard

Devil's Marbleyard

(2) Glasgow, VA

Runs in Jefferson National Forest - 12

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Favorite Storms over North Carolina.
Intermediate/Difficult

Massie Gap to Mt Rogers Summit Out and Back

8.6 mi 13.8 km • Out and Back • 1,351 ft Ascent 411.86 m Ascent

(46) Marion, 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

(22) New Castle, VA
Favorite The view from the summit.
Intermediate

Grayson Highlands: A.T. – Pine Mtn Loop

12.3 mi 19.8 km • Loop • 1,872 ft Ascent 570.52 m Ascent

(9) Marion, VA
Favorite The trail follows the creek up to the falls
Intermediate

Cascade Falls Loop

4.0 mi 6.4 km • Loop • 798 ft Ascent 243.33 m Ascent

(20) Pembroke, VA
Favorite You may have the opportunity to meet the friendly ponies at Grayson Highlands State Park in Virginia.
Intermediate/Difficult

Grayson Highlands 50K Trail Race

28.8 mi 46.4 km • Point to Point • 4,320 ft Ascent 1316.63 m Ascent

(3) Marion, VA
Favorite No Photos
Easy/Intermediate

Fenwick Mines Recreation Area

2.1 mi 3.4 km • Out and Back • 161 ft Ascent 49.04 m Ascent

(1) New Castle, VA
Favorite turn to kelly knob
Intermediate/Difficult

Kelly Knob Out and Back

7.9 mi 12.7 km • Loop • 1,752 ft Ascent 534.1 m Ascent

(3) Blacksburg, VA
Favorite Apple Orchard Falls freezes solid in winter.
Intermediate/Difficult

Apple Orchard Falls - Cornelius Creek

7.8 mi 12.5 km • Loop • 2,069 ft Ascent 630.78 m Ascent

(9) Buchanan, VA
Favorite Edge of Devil's Marbleyard
Intermediate/Difficult

Devils Marbleyard Out and Back

2.8 mi 4.5 km • Loop • 778 ft Ascent 237.17 m Ascent

(8) Glasgow, VA
Favorite View from Angels Rest, Giles County Virginia
Intermediate/Difficult

Angel's Rest Out and Back

5.3 mi 8.5 km • Out and Back • 1,639 ft Ascent 499.54 m Ascent

(6) Pearisburg, VA
Favorite Just having a little fun.
Intermediate/Difficult

Sulphur Springs Price Mountain Loop

4.9 mi 7.9 km • Loop • 1,282 ft Ascent 390.69 m Ascent

(3) Fincastle, VA

Trails in Jefferson National Forest - 128

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57.5 mi 92.6 km #1AT: Mt. Rogers Appalachian Trail Club (VA)
Intermediate/Difficult
Emory, VA
Intermediate/Difficult
57.5 mi 92.6 km Emory, VA
22.4 mi 36.1 km #2Iron Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Marion, VA
Intermediate/Difficult
22.4 mi 36.1 km Marion, 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
4.3 mi 6.9 km #4Scales Road 613
Easy/Intermediate
Marion, VA
Easy/Intermediate
4.3 mi 6.9 km Marion, VA
8.6 mi 13.9 km #5Upper Hoop Hole Trail (5001)
Intermediate
Fairlawn, VA
Intermediate
8.6 mi 13.9 km Fairlawn, VA
1.9 mi 3.0 km #6Iron Mountain Trail: Comers Rock Section
Intermediate/Difficult
Rural Retreat, VA
Intermediate/Difficult
1.9 mi 3.0 km Rural Retreat, VA
2.6 mi 4.2 km #7Bear Creek Trail
Intermediate
Atkins, VA
Intermediate
2.6 mi 4.2 km Atkins, VA
0.7 mi 1.2 km #8Roaring Run Loop Trail (264)
Intermediate/Difficult
Fairlawn, VA
Intermediate/Difficult
0.7 mi 1.2 km Fairlawn, VA
0.5 mi 0.8 km #9Hanging Rock Trail #5019
Easy/Intermediate
New Castle, VA
Easy/Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km New Castle, VA
0.6 mi 1.0 km #10Wilburn Ridge Trail
Difficult
Marion, VA
Difficult
0.6 mi 1.0 km Marion, VA
2.4 mi 3.8 km #11Belfast Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Glasgow, VA
Intermediate/Difficult
2.4 mi 3.8 km Glasgow, VA
7.3 mi 11.7 km #12Poverty Creek Trail
Intermediate
Blacksburg, VA
Intermediate
7.3 mi 11.7 km Blacksburg, VA
90.7 mi 145.9 km #13AT: Natural Bridge Appalachian Trail Club
Intermediate
Blue Ridge, VA
Intermediate
90.7 mi 145.9 km Blue Ridge, VA
3.0 mi 4.8 km #14Rowland Creek Trail #164
Difficult
Adwolf, VA
Difficult
3.0 mi 4.8 km Adwolf, VA
3.2 mi 5.1 km #15First Peak Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Marion, VA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.2 mi 5.1 km Marion, VA
3.8 mi 6.1 km #16Terrapin Mountain Low Road
Intermediate
Glasgow, VA
Intermediate
3.8 mi 6.1 km Glasgow, VA
0.6 mi 1.0 km #17Streamside Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Fairlawn, VA
Easy/Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km Fairlawn, VA
0.3 mi 0.6 km #18Comers Rock Overlook Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Rural Retreat, VA
Easy/Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.6 km Rural Retreat, VA
1.6 mi 2.6 km #19Dragon's Tooth Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
New Castle, VA
Intermediate/Difficult
1.6 mi 2.6 km New Castle, VA
6.0 mi 9.6 km #20Virginia Highlands Horse Trail (VHHT): Scales to Crest Trail
Intermediate
Marion, VA
Intermediate
6.0 mi 9.6 km Marion, VA

Photos of Jefferson National Forest - 89

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Storms over North Carolina.
Jan 20, 2016 near Adwolf, VA
The Cascades
May 2, 2018 near Pembroke, VA
Panoramic view to the east southeast from below the lookout platform. Beware - the winds can really whip around the rocks.
Jul 23, 2017 near Rural R…, VA
The view from the summit.
Sep 30, 2015 near Adwolf, VA
The top brings incredible views of the surrounding area as a reward for your effort.
Apr 6, 2017 near Salem, VA
Ponies! This playful youngster, a wild pony, is one of the many treasures of the Mt. Rogers countryside.
Jul 3, 2017 near Marion, VA
Near the Mt. Rogers summit.
Sep 30, 2015 near Adwolf, VA
On the way to the Mt. Rogers summit.
Sep 30, 2015 near Marion, VA

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