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Hanging Rock Battlefield Trail

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Trail

2.0 mile 3.3 kilometer point to point
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 167' 51 m
Descent: -84' -26 m
High: 1,147' 350 m
Low: 1,036' 316 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 10% (5°)

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Trail shared by Roanoke Outside

Located in Salem, this simple, historical trail offers a touch of local and national history.

Roanoke Outside

Features River/Creek · Wildflowers

Family Friendly Civil War history is abundant along this great trail.

Description

Located in Salem, this easy to navigate trail provides a great backdrop for those seeking to get outside and those hoping to connect with historical roots alike. Blending both local and national history, this pleasant trail makes for a great hike to burn off lunch. Many types of wildflowers grow along the trail, so keep an eye out for them in season!

Ideal for:
• walkers
• family bike rides
• birders
• a quiet stroll
• Civil War historians

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Jan 11, 2019
Kimberly Blank
-hiked off trail behind the gas station -wonderful leisure walk with dog 1mi

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in Virginia

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