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Dickey Ridge Trail

Shenandoah National Park, VA
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Type: Trails, Sports
Owner description: Scenic trail in Shenandoah.
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Type: Trails, Sports
Owner description: Scenic trail in Shenandoah.

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English first
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Love walking on the paths throughout Shenandoah National Park. This is a nice short hike, manageable, a bit hilly.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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201 reviews 201 reviews
136 attraction reviews
344 helpful votes 344 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Fox Hollow is an easy 1.2-mile circuit hike accessed from the Dickey Ridge Visitor Center near the northernmost portion of the park. The trailhead is right across Skyline Drive from the visitor center. This is a self-guided interpretive hike with brochures available at the visitor center or at the trailhead if you'd like to learn a little more about the... More 

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Washington, DC
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56 reviews 56 reviews
19 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

This is a great trail to try when you're not looking for the most strenuous climb in the park. It's a steady climb from the bottom to the top which gives you the elevation without the huffing and puffing. There's a short (Fox Farm) loop near the top that goes by an old cemetery, and a visitor's center at the... More 

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Myersville
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56 reviews 56 reviews
15 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

Park at the Dickey RIdge Visitors Center and walk back into the Fox family history. This was an interesting and meaningful walk as it related to my family history. Sad that folks had to give up their homes but a win for the public now and in the future.

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Pennsylvania
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62 reviews 62 reviews
35 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

A great hike....one to be enjoyed time and again. Can start hike near entrance to park or at the Dickey Ridge visitor center.

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Northern Virginia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Hiked on October 21, 2012 and the autumn colors were amazing! It is so worth it in mid-October! Backpack a lunch and plan to spend some time chilling out at the overlook rock. The view is amazing and nice breeze. Ask a park ranger where it is on the map before leaving the Dickey Ridge Visitor Center because it's not... More 

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