Best Trails in Virginia

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on Mole Hill Ramble
1 day ago

Mole hill is awesome!

on Dragon's Tooth Trail
1 day ago

hiking

at times it was rock climbing, the cool breeze and the view was good

on Spy Rock Trail
1 day ago

The view at the top was incredible. It was a perfect day, so the visibility was miles and miles. Take some time to enjoy...
The trail was uphill, but the grade was very manageable if you are in decent shape. It is a gravel/rocky road for most of the hike, so the footing can get a little loose. Also, the trail just doesn't have a "nature" feel to it.
All in all, it is about the view at the top.

on White Oak Canyon Trail - ...
1 day ago

This was a very strenuous, close to 9 mile hike. I carried 2 liters of water but I ran out close to the last mile. There is no cell phone signal all through so download maps if you must. The best part of this hike is that you see streams, waterfalls, and swimming holes all over. Take frequent breaks and get in the water every opportunity you get.

on James River Park Main Sec...
2 days ago

hiking

The hike was easy and mostly shaded. I started at the Reedy Creek parking area, following the Buttermilk Trail to the Belle Isle. From the Belle Isle I crossed the river at the Pedestrian Bridge, continued on the North Bank Trail. I made a mistake crossed the railroad and walked down to the Texas Beach. It turned out I could not cross the river. So I backtracked to the North Bank Trail, crossed the Boulevard Bridge and completed the loop for a total of 8.7 Miles in 3 hrs.

on Tinker Cliffs/Andy Layne ...
2 days ago

hiking

Fantastic hike. A fair warning to novice hikers such as myself; this trail is no walk in the park. It's an uphill battle all the way to the top. Be sure to bring plenty of water. That being said, the views at the top are extraordinary and make the trek well worth it. Overall great hike with lots to see from start to finish.

on Holmes Run Trail
2 days ago

I wouldn't call it moderate unless you are injured. It's an easy hike for most people. But surprisingly good.