VIRGINIAS WALK TRAIL (FT# 71) - EDRD

  

This 1.3 mile nature trail meanders around White Rocks Campground. The name “Virginias Walk” comes from the fact that the trail travels from Virginia into West Virginia and then back again. The trail begins at campsite #9 and ends at Campsite #26.

Trail Open To:

Trail Hiking

At a Glance

Fees Fee if camping at White Rocks is $4.00 per campsite.
Open Season: Open Year Round
Closest Towns: Pearisburg, VA - WV - MONROE; VA-Giles
Water: Water hydrant for filling water bottles available in the campground.
Restroom: Flush Toilets at White Rock Campground
Operated By: Eastern Divide Ranger District: (540) 552 - 4641
Information Center: Trail is located on National Geographic/Trails Illustrated Map #787 and #788.  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 Blacksburg, VA: Follow SR 460 west for 15 miles to SR 635. Turn right on SR 635. Travel 17 miles. Turn right onto SR 613. Continue 0.8 miles; turn left onto entrance road. Campground is one mile ahead. Total distance from Blacksburg: 35 miles


General Notes:
  • Trail Length:  1.30 miles
  • Blazes:  None
  • Trail Difficulty:  Easy
  • Connecting Trails:  None
  • Elevation:  2300 to 2300 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.

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Location

 
  Area/Length : 
1.30 miles

  Latitude : 
37.4314

  Longitude : 
-80.4924

  Elevation : 
2300 - 2300 feet

 

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