The Fox Hollow TRACK Trail is a 1.2 mile loop. Hiking it usually takes about an hour and it is rated 'easiest.' On this walk in the woods you'll discover evidence of the people who lived here before Shenandoah National Park was established in 1935.
Look for the purple flowers of the the vinca vine (periwinkle) in spring and for piles of stones that generations of the Fox family made when they cleared the land for farming. The activity guide will alert you to other discoveries waiting to be made!
Adventures for Shenandoah National Park - Fox Hollow Trail
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Shenandoah National Park is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia just west of Washington, D.C. and stretches 105 miles from its northern entrance at Front Royal to its southern entrance near Waynesboro.The Fox Hollow TRACK Trail trailhead is at milepost 4.6 on the Skyline Drive. Park at the Dickey Ridge Visitor Center. The Trailhead is directly across Skyline Drive.
The TRACK Trail program is sponsored by the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation.
The Fox Hollow TRACK Trail was made possible through a partnership formed with the the National Park Service, with funding provided by the Shenandoah National Park Trust.