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Whiteoak Canyon

  • Centreville Park & Ride Lot

    14700 Lee Highway, Centreville, VA (map)

    38.835087 -77.455931

  • Corner of Lee Hwy and Stone Rd.
  • A Level Hike - Shenandoah National Park

    ***We will meetup at Centreville Park and Ride to form carpools and then drive to the trail-head.  Please arrive a few minutes before 8AM***

    Experience Whiteoak Canyon in its winter magnificence on this strenuous 10 mile circuit hike on the premier, scenic trail in the SNP. We will climb Whiteoak Canyon Trail, walk through the Limberlost, cross over Crescent Rock Trail, and return down Cedar Run Trail. Expect to see spectacular water falls, wide ranging vistas, and magnificent scenery. Elevation gain is 3000'. 

    Hike Leader: Gene Vivalda[masked] (H)

    Carpool Fee: $11 Park Entry Fee: $5/person


    Hike rating is based on both the linear distance and elevation change with 400 feet of climbing considered equivalent to 1 mile linear distance. The ratings are:

    A=Difficult (greater than 13 miles)

    B=Moderately Difficult (10-13 miles)

    C=Moderate (7-10 miles)

    D=Easy (less than 7 miles)

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  • A former member
    A former member

    We will not be climbing to the top of Hawksbill this time.....Gene

    February 10, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi Eugene, is Hawksbill trail part of this hike?

    February 10, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Had a great time yesterday and am looking forward to hiking with you all again! I know I can't keep up though so I'll volunteer now to keep the sweep company - I'll happily be sweep, but I'm new to the group so totally understand if you want someone you know better!

    January 19, 2014

  • Eric W

    Sudden change of plans for this evening. I wish I could go

    January 13, 2014

  • Elizabeth

    This is one of my favorite hikes! +dog

    January 12, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Yes, as long as they are on a leash and follow park rules

    December 30, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Are dogs welcome on this hike?

    December 29, 2013


Mc Lean, VA

Founded May 9, 2011

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