Mathews Arm - Elkwallow Wayside is a 4.8 mile loop trail located near Rileyville, VA and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
Great views of Knob Mountain, spring/source for Jeremys Run. This hike uses the Knob Mtn Trail and the Elkwallow Trail to make a pleasing circuit between Mathews Arm Campground and Elkwallow Wayside. The Wayside has a cafeteria, snack bar, camp store, and gift shop, and is open from mid-April to the end of October.