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South River Falls Road

Intermediate

Trail

1.1 mile 1.8 kilometer point to point
77% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 81' 25 m
Descent: -532' -162 m
High: 2,443' 745 m
Low: 1,912' 583 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 10% (6°)
Max Grade: 24% (13°)

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Trail shared by Larry W. Brown

A fire road leading steeply down toward the base of South River Falls.

Larry W. Brown

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Waterfall · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This fire road breaks off of the South River Fire Road, heading steeply down along one long switchback toward South River Falls from below.

Thanks to Larry W. Brown, for sharing this description. If you’re interested in learning more details about great runs, weather, camping / lodging, wildlife, and scenic drives, check out the comprehensive Guide to Shenandoah National Park.

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View from the base of South River Falls.
May 12, 2016 near Elkton, VA

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