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North Ridge Trail

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

1.6 mile 2.6 kilometer point to point
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 977' 298 m
Descent: -86' -26 m
High: 1,787' 545 m
Low: 896' 273 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 13% (7°)
Max Grade: 30% (17°)

Dogs

Unknown
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Trail shared by Shawn MacDonnell

A difficult forested trail.

Shawn MacDonnell

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Description

This trail goes mostly through a forested area of the park connecting with the Appalachian Trail (AT). This trail is rated as difficult as it climbs steeply to connect with the Appalachian Trail (AT).

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Family Friendly, ADA Accessible, Need to Know, Dogs Allowed, Flora & Fauna

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Land Manager: Virginia State Parks

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Sep 29, 2019
James F
Jun 2, 2019
Pieter Ribbens
Jan 24, 2019
Luke B
Jan 19, 2019
Josh Greer
Lost a lot of time due to slipping on the ice and snow. Good trail though. 1.8mi
Nov 10, 2018
Brian Lindquist
Oct 19, 2018
Anon Anon
Jun 10, 2018
Brad Wilson

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  3.8 from 6 votes

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  3.8 from 6 votes
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Trail Rankings

#233

in Virginia

#8,721

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Photos

Great view of historic Mt. Bleak-Skye Farm and the surrounding valley and mountains
Oct 24, 2018 near Shenand…, VA
Appalachian Trail South. with permission from RAllen
Sep 20, 2016 near Shenand…, VA

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