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Powell Mountain Trail

  Hiking trails are all over the Blue Ridge Mountains where beautiful scenery awaits you. Outdoors people generally like this part of Virginia. A long drive separates Harrisonburg from Powell Mountain Trail, but there's great natural beauty awaiting you along it.
Ok, you've been cooped up too long, time to get out in nature a bit and if you happen to be in Page County of Virginia, Powell Mountain Trail is a great local trail for doing a bit of leg stretching.
    Take a side journey to Little Creek, and camping at Lewis Mountain Campground is always a nice experience. But wait, there's more cool things to do in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Visit Big Creek while you're here at Powell Mountain
Trail, and lots of people from Stanley come here. A good site to camp here at Powell Mountain Trail is Swift Run Campground; a great place is Bootens Gap. A good site for whitewater paddling in the vicinity of Powell Mountain Trail is South River - Rapidan Tributary; naturally, all our national parks are glorious locations to go to and Shenandoah National Park is no exception. So many entertaining things to do at Powell Mountain Trail, so little time. Get your  
heart beating on the good whitewater of Conway River. The amount of rain that falls at Powell Mountain Trail is close to the national average. May is when you get the most rain here; January meanwhile is the driest month. During the long summer days at Powell Mountain Trail temperatures are regularly in the 80's.

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These outdoors activities are available near Powell Mountain Trail.
 Trails Near Powell Mountain Trail:
Staunton River Trail, Madison County , 7 miles away
White Oak Canyon Trail, Madison County , 9 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Powell Mountain Trail:
Bearfence Mt Hut - Appalachian Trail, Stanley , 2 miles away
Shenandoah National Park - Lewis Mountain, Stanley , 2 miles away
Lewis Mountain Campground, Greene County , 2 miles away
Shenandoah National Park - Big Meadows, Stanley , 4 miles away
Rock Spring Hut - Appalachian Trail, Syria , 7 miles away
 Whitewater Near Powell Mountain Trail:
Conway River, Madison/Greene County , 4 miles away, Class II-III - 13 miles long (Rt. 667 to Rapidan River and Route 29 Bridge)
South River - Rapidan Tributary, Greene County , 7 miles away, Class II-III - 9 miles long (Rt. 638 to Route 619)
Rapidan River, Greene/Madison County , 8 miles away, Class II-IV - 15 miles long (Shenandoah National Park to Route 29)
Rose River, Madison County , 9 miles away, Class III - 2 miles long (Two miles to Robinson River)
White Oak Run, Madison County , 10 miles away, Class V+ - 3 miles long (White Oak Fire Road to Lower White Oak Canyon Parking Lot)
 Public Lands Near Powell Mountain Trail:
Shenandoah National Park, Luray - VA , 11 miles away
Appalachian National Scenic Trail, Harpers Ferry - WV , 68 miles away
Shenandoah River Andy Guest State Park, Virginia , 24 miles away
Lost River State Park, West Virginia , 38 miles away
 Hotels Near Powell Mountain Trail:
Lafayette Inn, Stanardsville , 10 miles away
Best Western Intown Of Luray, Luray , 11 miles away
Budget Inn, Luray , 11 miles away
Inn Of The Shenandoah, Luray , 11 miles away
Cardinal Inn By Silver Star, Luray , 11 miles away
 Lakes Near Powell Mountain Trail
Lake Arrowhead, Page County , 11 miles away

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