Humpback Rocks Loop via Appalachian Trail

based on 28 tracks & routes #2 hike out of 46 in
3.8 mi
Distance
1 hrs 54 min
Time
terrain
1,116 ft
Elev Gain

Overview

This is a easy loop trail in Blue Ridge Parkway.

This trail goes by Humpback Rocks.

Sights to See


Public Tracks

Brian Whited 9 years, 6 months ago
Humpback Rocks

Humpback Rocks is a set of nice rock formations that gives a great reward with a little bit of effort.  The parking area is off of the Blue Ridge Parkway.  There is a short, but steep rocky trail that leads to the summit, for those looking for the quickest route.  I took a blue-blazed trail that connects to the AT.  Go north on the AT until you reach a sign for the rocks.  I then took the main trail down completing the loop.  There is also a visitors center at Humpback Rocks, with some cultural displays.

Keith Laufhutte 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Michael Dart 1 year, 11 months ago