Best trails in Smyth County

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What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Smyth County, Virginia. The Elk Garden Trail is the most popular trail. There are trails of various difficulty levels including easy, medium, and difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Mount Rogers Trail and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Raccoon Branch Trail. The longest trail is the Virginia Highlands Trail at 132.9 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Sugar Hollow Pond Trail at 281 m. Get off line access to Water, Campsite, Shelter, and Peak locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

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