This 1-Mile Mountain Trail Will Take You To One Of The Best Views In Virginia

It’s a common misconception that the most beautiful overlooks in Virginia require a strenuous climb. In fact, some of the best vistas in the state can be accessed from moderate trails. For those who enjoy the view, but don’t love exerting much energy on the trail, these treks are perfect. A prime example is the Blackrock Summit. While there are more lengthy routes to reach the top, a little bit of navigating will get you to the overlook in just one mile. Here’s more on this breathtaking mountain trail.

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Have you experienced this trail before? We’d love to hear about it! For more information, be sure to check out the trail review from the National Park Service website by clicking here.