Explore the best trails in Virginia with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.

hiking

views

walking

forest

birding

nature trips

wildlife

wild flowers

kid friendly

dogs on leash

trail running

river

mountain biking

lake

waterfall

wheelchair friendly

horseback riding

road biking

dog friendly

camping

beach

fishing

backpacking

no dogs

canoeing

scenic driving

historic site

fly fishing

sea kayaking

rock climbing

cave

whitewater kayaking

cross country skiing

rails trails

city walk

off road driving

Virginia Map
VIEW FULL MAP

Really fun with 2 young kids.

Full disclosure: We hiked with a 5 yo and 8yo. They were both troopers and killed it. But it was a serious hike for my two girls. The 8yo was totally spent. The 5yo was tired but loved it. Frequent breaks and snacks were key. Also key was finding a good walking stick for them. The falls were not spectacular, but if you want to be a little adventurous you can climb a bit to the falls and see it up close. Overall, a decent trail.

off road driving
7 hours ago

great trail id have to say its a jeep specific trail but yes i would definitely go back

Great hike, not very steep at all.
pretty clear and wide path most the way. I wanna go back in the winter when there's snow on the ground!

My family hiked this trail on our way back to White Oak campground in a circuit that included the Tobacco House Ridge trail and Blue Suck Falls Trail. In all we hiked 5 miles total. The trails in Douthat State Park are very well maintained. My only complaint is that some of the signs were a bit confusing. Be sure to take the park trails map with you. See the picture of the confusing sign we encountered on our hike.

hiking
11 hours ago

My wife and I hiked the Stony Man Summit trail on our trip to Skyland for our Anniversary. It was a great hike for our first "mountain" hike! The view at the top was incredible! At the fork at the loop, we chose the right-side path, which was a lot rockier and steeper than the left-side path; although it wasn't steep enough to be considered anything harder than we could take.

Excellent hike for what we needed!!

hiking
12 hours ago

wanted to see how fast I could finish the loop. Completed the whole loop in 6 hours and 30 minutes. I kept a consistent pace throughout only stopping for some brief scenic breaks which I also used as my snack/Water intake. Booked it down the mountain side, and took long strides coming back up Mau-Har.

For me liquid calories were essential to stay steady climbing back up Mau-Har. Over all ending at meadow mountain to wrap things up felt amazing and it was well worth the pace and effort. i plan on doing this loop again very soon.

Best little hideaway. Easy family friendly hike! Came here for a quick weekend hike. Love!

Easy hikes. Kid and dog friendly.

Easy trial. Kid and dog friendly. Nice small lake with paddle boats. During the summer there is a ice cream shack.

hiking
14 hours ago

hiking
15 hours ago

18 hours ago

hiking
18 hours ago

hiking
19 hours ago