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greenBlue Mathews Arm Trail

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1.4 mile 2.3 kilometer point to point
87% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -496' -151 m
High: 2,884' 879 m
Low: 2,388' 728 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 20% (11°)

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Trail shared by Larry W. Brown

A shorter trail from Mathews Arm Campground that descends toward Overall Run Falls.

Larry W. Brown

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Spring · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

To access the blue-blazed Mathews Arm Trail, head out from the end of "B" loop in the Mathews Arm Campground. The trail heads mostly downhill from the campground until it ends at the Tuscarora-Overall Run Trail. Near the end, the trail crosses Overall Run, which leads down to the scenic stretch of cascades at Overall Run Falls.

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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