Scales Trail Via Appalachian Trail

MODERATE 2 reviews
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Scales Trail Via Appalachian Trail is a 10.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Troutdale, Virginia that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking and trail running.

DISTANCE
10.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1820 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

hiking

trail running

forest

rocky

backpacking
Saturday, July 09, 2016

hiking
Friday, November 13, 2015

I took the Scales Trail from the Crest Trail down to where it intersects with the AT. The trail is pretty rocky at times but a nice hike.