Snowden Interpretive Trail

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Snowden Interpretive Trail is a 1.1 mile loop trail located near Paris, VA that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

1.1 miles 141 feet Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly



nature trips


wild flowers


Directions from Paris, VA: Sky Meadows State Park is located two miles south of Paris, Virginia or seven miles north of I-66, Exit 23 from Rt. 17. The park entrance is on Rt. 710 (Edmonds Lane). After passing the contact station, continue on the main road to the visitor center. Park at the visitor center and begin on Gap Run Trail which begins behind the visitor center and follow the main trailhead into the woods. Snowden runs off Gap Run.

9 months ago

A nice trail, but I hope you were planning to do Gap Run. That is how you get to it.

9 months ago

Another one of the park's short trails. You will need to take Gap Run to get to it.