Roaring Run Trail

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Embark on an enchanting journey along the Roaring Run Trail near Roanoke, VA, where the melody of cascading waterfalls serenades your senses. Nestled within the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests, this 2.5-mile trail winds alongside the picturesque Roaring Run Creek, offering a tranquil escape into nature's embrace. Discover a tapestry of lush foliage and vibrant wildlife as you traverse well-maintained pathways, suitable for hikers of all levels. The highlight of your adventure awaits as you encounter the mesmerizing waterfalls, each one a breathtaking spectacle to behold and a perfect backdrop for memorable photographs. Ideal for families and outdoor enthusiasts alike, the Roaring Run Trail provides a leisurely hike amidst captivating landscapes. After your exploration, unwind at designated picnic areas, surrounded by the soothing sounds of nature. Conveniently located near Roanoke, VA, this trail offers a rejuvenating escape from the hustle and bustle of city life throughout the year. Immerse yourself in the timeless allure of the Roaring Run Trail and create cherished memories in Virginia's wilderness.

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  • Directions: From I-81, take Exit 150B and follow US 220N. Continue on US 220N for approximately 20 minutes to Eagle Rock. In Eagle Rock, turn left onto Rt. 615 and go approximately 5.5 miles. Turn right onto Rt. 621 and go approximately 1 mile. The parking area for Roaring Run will be on your left.
  • Difficulty Level: Easy
  • Distance in Miles - Round Trip: 3.5
  • Friday Hours: Open
  • Monday Hours: Open
  • Saturday Hours: Open
  • Sunday Hours: Open
  • Thursday Hours: Open
  • Tuesday Hours: Open
  • Wednesday Hours: Open