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Mount Rogers Summit Trail

 6 votes

Length

0.5 Miles 0.8 Kilometers

77%

Runnable

Elevation

278' 85 m

Ascent

0' 0 m

Descent

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

23%

Max Grade (13°)

5,726' 1,745 m

High

5,447' 1,660 m

Low

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Icy - Icy the last .2 mile. History

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Side trail to the summit of Mount Rogers

Thomas Birch

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Description

This trail climbs from the Appalachian Trail (AT) near Thomas Knob shelter to the summit of Mount Rogers, highest point in Virginia. The trail initially passes through the mountain bald and enters the spruce - fir forest about 0.25 miles up the trail. The summit is marked by benchmark monument embedded in a boulder at the summit. There are no views from the summit.

Flora & Fauna

Spruce - Fir Forest

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Jul 24, 2017
Jill Breitwieser
Beautiful trail with green galore. Wish there was a Summit view!!! 0.5mi

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  3.3 from 6 votes

#11729

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  3.3 from 6 votes
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#327

in Virginia

#11,729

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