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Looking for a beautiful view?

There are many beautiful views to be had in the mountains of Virginia and West Virginia. But one of... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Taylor B
Chicago, Illinois
Excellent walking and overlook experience

We placed this on the way across the valley early in the mid-morning (let's say 10 AM). The walk... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2018
Richmond, Virginia
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Crisman Hollow Road off of 211, Luray, VA
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

There are many beautiful views to be had in the mountains of Virginia and West Virginia. But one of the most beautiful is the Massanutten Storybook Trail. Located on Chrisman Hollow Road off US 211 in Luray, Virginia, the trailhead is marked by a large...More

1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed July 17, 2018

We placed this on the way across the valley early in the mid-morning (let's say 10 AM). The walk is nicely paved and a casual incline suitable for all ages and abilities; we passed someone who was 98 making her way to the overlook. The...More

2  Thank UnclTrvlngMatt
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

While searching for this we happened across another trail that was pretty cool with a story about a cougar in various signs. Not really sure still where that was. This trail was easy to walk and leads to a sturdy landing with a beautiful view....More

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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

We walked this trail but when we got to the lookout couldn't see anything because of the rain and dense fog. Will catch again on good day.

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

We drove to this trail from Shenandoah NP in conjunction with a visit to Luray Caverns. You'll need your GPS on to find the road that you turn onto to get to it. Once there, we started out on the trail: it's paved and it's...More

3  Thank bydamanti
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the view. Easy paved path from parking lot to overlook. Saw several eagles flying overhead and close. May like having binoculars along. Finding the turnoff to trail is not well marked. Ask directions before jumping in car to get there (located between Luray...More

1  Thank HiHo143
Reviewed March 18, 2018

This was a well maintained paved interpretive trail that leads to a fabulous view. It was a bit of a drive to get out here and the trail is very very short. Took us maybe 10 minutes to walk out and back. This would be...More

3  Thank Karissa E
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

We went here while we were in Luray. I randomly Googled trails nearby and out of several this looked the most interesting, and it surely didn't disappoint. The trail is paved and easy access for those in wheelchairs. Alternatively, you can go "off-road" and walk...More

3  Thank Charlesvincent A
Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

It was foggy the day we walked the trail so we were not expecting the best view, but we still enjoyed it & got some beautiful pics.

1  Thank Jpsgirl
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Don't start this unless you can really walk. Its not far to a great view..but it is slightly uphill and there are no benches along the way. Walkway is paved..it is bikeable and wheelchair ready.

2  Thank Del P
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October 20, 2018|
Response from UnclTrvlngMatt | Reviewed this property |
About 1 mile each way, according to my memory.