Roundtop Ridge TR 295

Area Status: Open

This trail offers a walk through oak-hickory hardwood forests. The trail provides access from Hot Springs to the Rich Mountain Fire Tower. There is loop opportunity with the Appalachian Trail.

Total Length: 3.1 miles

Total Elevation Change: 1,400 feet

Degree of Difficulty: Difficult

Beginning Point: Appalachian Trail

Ending Point: Reservoir Road, Hot Springs

Average Hiking Time: 3 hours (one way)

Amount of Use: Light

Blaze Color: Yellow Rectangle

Area Trail Map: Harmon Den/Hot Springs Trail Map

USGS Quad Map: Hot Springs

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Updated September 29, 2020: Roundtop Ridge has been cleared and is now open for hiking!


Day Hiking