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Best trails in Grayson Highlands State Park

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Looking for a great trail in Grayson Highlands State Park, Virginia? AllTrails has 18 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 10 moderate trails in Grayson Highlands State Park ranging from 2 to 29.9 miles and from 4,327 to 5,728 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Grayson Highlands State Park has beautiful alpine views throughout and offers great opportunities for hiking and horseback riding. The park offers access to both the Appalachian Trail and the Virginia Highlands Horse Trail.

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Map of trails in Grayson Highlands State Park
Park information
Acreage:
4822 acres
Park hours
Monday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Contact
(276) 579-7092
Helpful links
Top trails (18)
#1 - Wilburn Ridge via Appalachian Trail
Grayson Highlands State Park
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 11 m
Wilburn Ridge via Appalachian Trail is a 4 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Mouth of Wilson, Virginia that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail ofShow more
#2 - Mount Rogers via Appalachian Trail
Grayson Highlands State Park
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Length: 9.9 mi • Est. 5 h 9 m
Take the Appalachian trail to Wilburn Ridge, Pine Mountain and Mount Roger, the highest point in Virginia. Plenty of camp spots and a shelter are located along the AT making this a great place for an Show more
#3 - Mount Rogers Loop Trail
Grayson Highlands State Park
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Length: 19 mi • Est. 9 h 55 m
North from Grayson Highlands State Park Overnight Backpacker Parking to AT SOBO. Camped near Thomas Knob shelter first night. Continued SOBO on AT and turned right on Mount Rogers Trail. Turner on LewShow more
#4 - Cabin Creek Trail
Grayson Highlands State Park
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 1 h 5 m
Cabin Creek Trail is a 2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Troutdale, Virginia that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and isShow more
#5 - Massie Gap and Wilburn Ridge Loop
Grayson Highlands State Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 5 m
Easy loop with views of the mountains, rock outcroppings, and wild Grayson Highlands ponies. Passenger Vehicle Entrance/Parking fees for 2020 (larger vehicles more expensive): $7 Mon-Fri $10 WeekendShow more
#6 - Twin Pinnacles Trail
Grayson Highlands State Park
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 41 m
Twin Pinnacles Trail is a 1.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Mouth of Wilson, Virginia that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a numShow more
#7 - Appalachian Trail to Scales Trail Loop
Grayson Highlands State Park
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Length: 10.2 mi • Est. 5 h 16 m
Appalachian Trail to Scales Trail Loop is a 10.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Mouth of Wilson, Virginia that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail oShow more
#8 - Appalachian Trail and Wilson Creek Trail Loop
Grayson Highlands State Park
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Length: 8.6 mi • Est. 4 h 28 m
Appalachian Trail and Wilson Creek Trail Loop is a 8.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Mouth of Wilson, Virginia that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail offers aShow more
#9 - Appalachian Trail: Massie Gap to Damascus
Grayson Highlands State Park
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Length: 29.9 mi • Est. Multi-day
Appalachian Trail: Massie Gap to Damascus is a 29.9 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Mouth of Wilson, Virginia that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderaShow more
#10 - Listening Rock Trail
Grayson Highlands State Park
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 48 m
Listening Rock Trail at Grayson Highlands State ParkShow more
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