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Best trails in Pearisburg

337 Reviews
Looking for a great trail near Pearisburg, Virginia? AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, forest 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Little Beaver State Park or Claytor Lake State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Falls Ridge Nature Preserve or Brush Creek Preserve. Ready for some activity? There are 3 moderate trails in Pearisburg ranging from 5 to 12.7 miles and from 1,899 to 4,091 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Pearisburg
Top trails (6)
#1 - Angel's Rest via Appalachian Trail
Jefferson National Forest
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 58 m
An amazing hike on a portion of the Appalachian trail. It gets pretty strenuous but is completely worth it for the two scenic overlooks. Makes sure you travel the extra 0.6 miles at the top to the second overlook. Show more
#2 - Mill Creek Loop
Jefferson National Forest
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 56 m
#3 - Dismal Falls
Pearisburg, Virginia
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Length: 0.1 mi • Est. 3 m
#4 - Dismal Creek and Sugar Run Mountain via Appalachian Trail and Ribble Trail
Jefferson National Forest
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Length: 10.8 mi • Est. 5 h 42 m
#5 - Appalachian Trail: Big Horse Gap to New River
Pearisburg, Virginia
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Length: 12.7 mi • Est. 6 h 11 m
#6 - Pearis Thompson and Stand Rock Branch Trail Loop
Jefferson National Forest
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 38 m