Piney Branch Horse Trail
ElevationAscent: 410' 125 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 1,436' 438 m
Low: 1,026' 313 m
GradeAvg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 12% (7°)
Current trail conditions
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“This is one of the many scenic trails open to horseback riding within the park.”— Zander Göpfert
Visitors are encouraged to take part in one of the parks guided trail tours that are offered from the spring season through the fall. For more information on guided horseback tours, see the parks website.
Visitors are also allowed to bring their own horses to experience the tranquility of the trails by themselves. For more information on horse trails and personal horse use within the park, please visit the parks website, or call (540) 999-3500.
Land Manager: NPS - Shenandoah National Park