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Watkins Road

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

4.0 mile 6.4 kilometer point to point
99% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 76' 23 m
Descent: -524' -160 m
High: 3,950' 1,204 m
Low: 3,446' 1,050 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 7% (4°)

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Trail shared by Brandon Thrower

The longest and most secluded of the Cone Manor Trails.

Brandon Thrower

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

Runner Notes

Watch for horses.

Description

This trail is the longest and most secluded of the Cone Manor Trails after you get past the busy start at the Cone Manor itself. It is great for escaping it all and having a solid run. You can also use this trail to connect to Deer Park Road or Black Bottom Road for a variety of loops or longer runs as desired.

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Land Manager: Blue Ridge Parkway

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