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Neighbor Mtn Spur

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0.8 mile 1.4 kilometer point to point
83% Runnable
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Ascent: 386' 118 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 2,864' 873 m
Low: 2,479' 755 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 9% (5°)
Max Grade: 14% (8°)

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Trail shared by Larry W. Brown

An occasionally steep but short route to the fourth Byrd's Nest shelter.

Larry W. Brown

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Spring · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This short route follows an old service road to Byrd's Nest Shelter #4. These shelters were built with donations from Harry F. Byrd, Sr. on his birthdays to celebrate his love for hiking in the outdoors.

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

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