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Read Mountain Hike Va - 2021 Trail Guide
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Read Mountain Preserve is one of the County's largest passive recreation areas according to Roanoke County's Website Roanoke County Website. The 243 acres are preserved by conservation easements with the Virginia Outdoors Foundation and the Blue Ridge Land Conservancy.
Editor's Note: We try hard to be accurate in our reporting but please always use multiple references before driving to a trailhead as trail amenities and conditions can always change.
Best Picture Locations
Intersection of Rocky Way Trail and Crossover Trail Overlooking Roanoke Valley & Stewart's Knob South
Buzzards Rock Peak Overlooking Roanoke Valley and McAfee Knob Facing North
Read Mountain Preserve is a classic hike in Roanoke because it has views and variety. It is also set to expand it's hiking trails according to Roanoke.com.
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