First Day Hike

January 01, 2022

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Buck Hill Trail Head
6313 S Lee Hwy, Natural Bridge, VA
Natural Bridge, VA 24578

540-291-1326

First Day Hike-Explore the Trees of Buck Hill Trail at Natural Bridge State Park

Start the New Year with Natural Bridge State Park by exploring the views and trees of Buck Hill Trail. Explore the sights and sounds of nature as Rangers and volunteers guide you through the trail to the top for great views of the Blue Ridge Mountains while learning about the surrounding trees that call Natural Bridge State Park home.

Participants are asked to gather at the Buck Hill Trail Head, located at the parking area at Caverns at Natural Bridge on Rt. 11.

Hikes will be available every hour from 9:00 am to Noon. Each hike will last approximately 45 minutes, depending on the hiking ability of the group. Buck Hill trail is rated as a moderate trail. Please remember to dress for the weather and bring plenty of water for you and your group.

All trails except Cedar Creek Trail are free to explore for this day. Please bring a packed lunch and make a day out of it along Blue Ridge Trail, Skyline Trail, and Buck Hill Trail. To explore Cedar Creek Trail and the Natural Bridge, please pay standard entrance fees at the Visitor Center.

Family Friendly, Outdoors