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Gunter Ridge Trail

  If you are in Virginia during hiking season you have to go hiking. Hiking trails like this one are plentyful in the Blue Ridge Mountains, there's no better way to enjoy these mountains. Hey, time for a hike donít you think? Gunter Ridge Trail in Rockbridge County, Virginia is a good choice. Gunter Ridge Trail is located quite a long drive from Lynchburg but many people like to hike here to be close to nature.
Belfast Creek flows through this vicinity, and
    Smith Tract Campground is a nice campground nearby. This location, the Blue Ridge Mountains, has so much outdoors cool things. A quick visit to Big Hellgate Creek in close proximity to Gunter Ridge Trail is a good idea; Sulphur Spring
is a scenic place to stop by while you're at Gunter Ridge Trail. Here at Gunter Ridge Trail you'll possibly meet some folks from Natural Bridge Station, and Sawmill Hollow is another great site to check out close by. There's whitewater on James River for all you adrenaline people. If you came for an overnight stay Yogi Bear's Jellystone At Natural Bridge is a fine spot to camp; get your heart pumping on the great whitewater of James River. And if you're still looking  
for more outdoors exciting stuff just keep reading. All the water falling down from the sky makes Gunter Ridge Trail a wet location. Most of the rain falls through July, and January is the month with the least moisture. High temperatures at Gunter Ridge Trail through the warm days of summer are in the 80's.

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These outdoors activities are available near Gunter Ridge Trail.
 Trails Near Gunter Ridge Trail:
Balcony Falls Trail, Rockbridge County , 2 miles away
Hunting Creek Trail, Bedford County , 3 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Gunter Ridge Trail:
Yogi Bear's Jellystone At Natural Bridge, Natural Bridge Station , 2 miles away
Hopper Creek Group, Natural Bridge Station , 3 miles away
Thunder Hill Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Natural Bridge Station , 4 miles away
Matts Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Glasgow , 4 miles away
Smith Tract Campground, Rockbridge County , 4 miles away
 Whitewater Near Gunter Ridge Trail:
James River, Rockbridge/ Amherst County , 3 miles away, Class II-III - 5 miles long (Glasgow to Snowden)
James River, Amherst/ Bedford County , 6 miles away, Class I-II - 29 miles long (Snowden to Six Mile)
North Creek, Botetourt County , 8 miles away, Class II-IV - 2.5 miles long (Campground to Jennings Creek)
Jennings Creek, Botetourt County , 10 miles away, Class II-III - 4.5 miles long (Route 614 to James River)
Hay's Creek, Rockbridge County , 12 miles away, Class II-III(V+) - 1.25 miles long (Eastfields to Walker's Creek)
 Public Lands Near Gunter Ridge Trail:
Booker T Washington National Monument, Hardy - VA , 30 miles away
Douthat State Park, Virginia , 28 miles away
Smith Mountain Lake State Park, Virginia , 29 miles away
 Hotels Near Gunter Ridge Trail:
The Natural Bridge Historic Hotel, Natural Bridge , 5 miles away
Econo Lodge Lexington, Lexington , 10 miles away
The Georges Inn, Lexington , 11 miles away
Days Inn Lexington, Lexington , 11 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Lexington, VA, Lexington , 12 miles away

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