Best trails in Rileyville

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Looking for a great trail near Rileyville, Virginia? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, forest 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. If you're looking for the best trails in Shenandoah National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Bear's Den Park or G R Thompson State Wildlife Management Area. Ready for some activity? There are 5 moderate trails in Rileyville ranging from 4.9 to 8.5 miles and from 879 to 3,444 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 Rileyville
Top trails (9)
#1 - Sugarloaf to Keyser Run to Hogback Mountain Loop
Rileyville, Virginia
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 40 m
Sugarloaf to Keyser Run to Hogback Mountain Loop is a 4.9 mile loop trail located near Rileyville, Virginia that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used forShow more
#2 - Mathews Arm Overall Run Trail [CLOSED]
Shenandoah National Park
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Length: 8.9 mi • Est. 5 h 13 m
Two waterfalls, strenuous decent and accent, swimming hole The trails in the Mathews Arm - Overall Run area are, for the most part, horse/foot trails that were farm roads in pre-Park days. The circuShow more
#3 - Beecher Ridge and Overall Run Loop via Appalachian Trail [CLOSED]
Shenandoah National Park
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Length: 11 mi • Est. 6 h 21 m
Beautiful waterfalls, very steep ascent, and nice woods. The early part of the hike is though the woods on the ridges. Lot's of dogwoods and redbuds in the spring and a few viewpoint spots. Coming Show more
#4 - Tuscarora and Overall Run Trail [CLOSED]
Shenandoah National Park
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Length: 8.9 mi • Est. 5 h 6 m
Many trailheads in this park are closed due to COVID-19. Please check the park website for up to date info on which trails are accessible.Show more
#5 - Piney Branch Trail [CLOSED]
Shenandoah National Park
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Length: 8.5 mi • Est. 4 h 32 m
Many trailheads in this park are closed due to COVID-19. Please check the park website for up to date info on which trails are accessible.Show more
#6 - Elkwallow, Mathews Arm, and Knob Mountain Cutoff Trail [CLOSED]
Shenandoah National Park
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Length: 5.6 mi • Est. 2 h 57 m
Great views of Knob Mountain, spring/source for Jeremys Run. This hike uses the Knob Mtn Trail and the Elkwallow Trail to make a pleasing circuit between Mathews Arm Campground and Elkwallow Wayside.Show more
#7 - Thornton River Loop [CLOSED]
Shenandoah National Park
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Length: 7.7 mi • Est. 4 h 18 m
Great rock walls at the beginning of this loop, and an old abandoned vehicle. The incline back up to Skyline Drive and then up to Byrd's Nest Shelter is what made me rank this trail difficult. It is aShow more
#8 - Traces Trail [CLOSED]
Shenandoah National Park
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 48 m
Many trailheads in this park are closed due to COVID-19. Please check the park website for up to date info on which trails are accessible.Show more
#9 - Knob Mountain Trail [CLOSED / PRIVATE PROPERTY]
Shenandoah National Park
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Length: 7.4 mi • Est. 4 h 27 m
Please note: the boundary access to Jermey’s run is closed, but all trails inside the park are open and accessible from the park / SLD.Show more