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Travel Reference (VA) A.T. Trail

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For the convenience of travelers visiting Virginia, the set of Travel Reference (VA) pages collectively lists the Interstates, US Highways, and national parkways and trails which cross Virginia state borders. The lists include details such as approximate mile marker, county, city, nearest VA STARS antenna site, VSP district, and very brief notes or names of major landmarks. When possible, the county and/or city names are linked to the proper RR Wiki page. For convenience, references are listed below each table and include links when possible.

Other Travel Reference (VA) Pages

Interstates          US Highways          Parkways and Trails



I-64
I-66
I-74
I-77
I-81
I-85
I-95
I-495
US 1
US 11
US 13
US 15
US 17
US 19
US 21
US 23
US 29
US 33
US 48
US 50
US 52
US 58
US 60
US 121
US 219
US 220
US 221
US 250
US 258
US 301
US 340
US 421
US 460
US 501
US 522

USBR 1
USBR 76
Blue Ridge Pkwy
G.W. Memorial Pkwy
Appalachian Trail
Iron Mountain Trail
Overmountain Victory Trail
Potomac Heritage Trail
Washington-Rochambeau
STARS Sites and Nearby Routes List

Appalachian National Scenic Trail

  • The Appalachian Trail (A.T.) starts at Mile 0 on Springer Mountain, Georgia, and ends at Mile 2178 on Katahdin Mountain, Maine.
  • The Virginia portion (Mile 460 to Mile 1012) is summarized in the table below with respect to STARS towers coverage.
  • For a very detailed Mileage Chart of the A.T. including shelters, attractions, etc., please visit:
    SummitPost.org: Appalachian Trail Mileage Chart. (This link leaves the Radio Reference site.)
Approx.
Mile
County City STARS Site VSP
Div
Notes Exit Nbr
460.0 Washington 210 Whitetop Mtn 4 TN State Line
463.0 Washington Damascus 210 Whitetop Mtn 4 US 58
Virginia Creeper Trail
466.0 Washington Damascus 210 Whitetop Mtn 4 Iron Mountain Trail
480.0 Washington
Smyth
Grayson
210 Whitetop Mtn 4 Whitetop Mtn, Grayson Highlands State Park
490.0 Grayson 210 Whitetop Mtn 4 Mt. Rogers
506.0 Smyth 210 Whitetop Mtn 4 Iron Mountain Trail
512.0 Smyth Troutdale 210 Whitetop Mtn 4 SR 16 at SR 650
Mt. Rogers National Rec. Area
538.0 Smyth Atkins 210 Whitetop Mtn
227 Elkin's Branch
4 I-81 / US 11 I-81 Exit 54
550.0 Wythe
Tazewell
Bland
227 Elkin's Branch 4 SR 42 / W. Blue Grass Trail
583.0 Bland Bastian 227 Elkin's Branch 4 I-77 / US 52 / SR 612 near I-77 MM 55
602.0 Bland 208 Dismal Mtn 4 SR 606 near SR 42
626.0 Giles Pearisburg 208 Dismal Mtn 4 US 460
(segments follow VA / WV line)
648.0 Giles
Montgomery
208 Dismal Mtn 4 SR 635
(segments follow VA / WV line)
666.0 Craig 218 Fort Lewis Mtn 6 SR 42
695.0 Roanoke 218 Fort Lewis Mtn
233 Potts Mtn
6 SR 785
702.0 Roanoke Catawba 218 Fort Lewis Mtn
233 Potts Mtn
6 McAfee Knob
720.0 Botetourt Daleville 218 Fort Lewis Mtn
225 Apple Orchard
233 Potts Mtn
6 US 220, I-81, US 11
(segments parallel Blue Ridge Parkway)
I-81 Exit 150
732.0 Botetourt 218 Fort Lewis Mtn
225 Apple Orchard
233 Potts Mtn
6 Blue Ridge Parkway
740.0 Botetourt
Rockbridge
225 Apple Orchard 6 SR 43
(segments parallel Blue Ridge Parkway)
775.0 Bedford
Amherst
225 Apple Orchard 6
3
US 501 / crosses James River
(segments parallel Blue Ridge Parkway)
786.0 Amherst 218 Fort Lewis Mtn
225 Apple Orchard
3 SR 607 / Blue Ridge Parkway
797.0 Amherst 225 Apple Orchard
206 Hightop Mtn
3 US 60
(segments parallel Blue Ridge Parkway)
823.0 Nelson 206 Hightop Mtn
205 Bear Den Mtn
3 SR 56
(segments parallel Blue Ridge Parkway)
833.0 Nelson
Augusta
206 Hightop Mtn
205 Bear Den Mtn
3 SR 664 / Blue Ridge Parkway
852.0 Nelson
Augusta
Albemarle
Afton 206 Hightop Mtn
205 Bear Den Mtn
3 I-64 / US 250 / Rockfish Gap
(segments parallel and cross both the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Skyline Drive.)
I-64 Exit 99
897.0 Greene
Rockingham
Swift Run Gap 205 Bear Den Mtn
107 Fork Mtn
3
2
US 33
(segments parallel and cross the Skyline Drive.)
931.0 Page
Rappahannock
Thornton Gap 107 Fork Mtn
108 Hogback Mtn
2 US 211 / Lee Hwy
960.0 Warren Front Royal 108 Hogback Mtn 2 US 522 / Remount Rd
Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute
968.0 Fauquier 108 Hogback Mtn
123 Mount Weather
2 I-66 / SR 55 / John Marshall Hwy
Thompson Wildlife Mgmt Area
near I-66 MM 15.5
980.0 Clarke Paris 123 Mount Weather 2 US 50 / US 17
Sky Meadows State Park
(US 50 E overlaps US 17 S)
(Highways overlap)
994.0 Clarke Bluemont 123 Mount Weather 2 SR 7 / Harry Byrd Hwy
Bear's Den Park
(segments parallel and cross the VA / WV line)
996.0 Loudoun 123 Mount Weather 7 WV State Line near SR 7
(segments parallel and cross the VA / WV line)
1009.0 Loudoun 123 Mount Weather 7 SR 9 / Charles Town Pike
(segments parallel and cross the VA / WV line)
1012.0 Loudoun 123 Mount Weather 7 WV State Line between SR 9 and Harpers Ferry, WV
(segments parallel and cross the VA / WV line)

References: Wikipedia - Appalachian Trail, Wikipedia - Appalachian Trail by State, NPS:Appalachian Trail, ATC:Interactive Map, Appalachian Trail Conservancy - Terrain by State - Virginia, Virginia.org Appalachian Trail, SummitPost: Mileage Chart, NPS: A.T. Map, TrailHeadFinder: A.T., A.T. Distance Calculator, Wikipedia:McAfee Knob, RR Wiki: VA STARS, STARS Google Map

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