Discovery Way Accessible Trail

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Come explore this .25 mile paved interpretive trail as you enjoy the magic of the surrounding forest. Discover a toothbrush tree, rock with living skin, and leaves in the shape of a mitten! Treasure the sounds of birds chirping and wind moving through the trees overhead. Witness an old millstone that was used to ground grain for hot bread and delicious buckwheat pancakes.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Sunrise to Sunset
Fees No Fee
Open Season: Open year round
Restrictions: Alcoholic beverages prohibited. 
Closest Towns: Luray, VA
Water: No drinking water available
Restroom: No restrooms available
Operated By: Lee Ranger District: 540-984-4101

General Information

Directions: From I-81: Take exit 264 and continue east on US 211 into New Market. Turn left onto US 11 at second traffic light. Go north to the next traffic light and turn east (still US 211). Drive 3.8 miles to the top of the mountain. Turn left at the Massanutten Visitor Center. Discovery way is adjacent to the parking area on the right hand side.

Recreation Map

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Activities


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