HIGH KNOB LAKE SHORE LOOP (FT# 401A) - Clinch RD

  

A one mile loop trail near High Knob Recreation Area.

Trail Open To:

Trail HikingBicycle Riding

At a Glance

Fees $3.00 Day Use Fee.
Open Season: Open Year Round
Closest Towns: Norton, VA - WISE COUNTY
Water: Drinking water available in the recreation area.
Restroom: Flush Toilet at High Knob Recreation Area; Open May 15 - Sept 15.
Operated By: Clinch Ranger District: (276) 679-8370
Information Center: Trail is located on National Geographic/Trails Illustrated Map #793.  It is recommended that all trail users carry a reliable map at all times.  Maps may be purchased at some local District Ranger Stations, at outdoor retail locations or by visiting the National Geographic’s Trails Illustrated website.

General Information

Directions:

From Norton, VA:  Follow SR 619 for 3.8 miles.  Turn left onto FR 238 and continue for 1.5 miles.  Turn right onto FR 233 and follow it for 1.0 miles to the parking area at High Knob Recreation Area.


General Notes:
  • Trail Length:  1.00 miles
  • Blazes:  Yellow
  • Trail Difficulty:  Easy
  • Connecting Trails:  FT #401 - Chief Benge's Scout Trail
  • Elevation:  2280 to 4223 feet
  • Trail Access Points (Approximate LAT/LONG):
  • Trail Etiquette:  Trail etiquette for multiple use trails calls for horses to have the right-of-way.  Hikers should yield to horses.  Bicyclists should yield to horses and hikers.  Horse riders are responsible for the control of their horse at all times.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Hiking

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Day Hiking

Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
1.00 miles

  Latitude : 
36.8888

  Longitude : 
-82.6179

  Elevation : 
2280 - 4223 feet

 



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