Hike Fox Hollow

A stone wall with plant growth around it in the middle of the woods.
Evidence of the past inhabitants of Shenandoah National Park is present on the Fox Hollow Trail.

NPS/Brett Raeburn

Difficulty rating: Easiest
Distance: 1.2 mi/1.9 km
Elevation gain: 310 ft/94 m
Trail features: A walk through the forest filled with history.
TRACK Trail for Kids: Fox Hollow is a part of the Kids in Parks program! Learn about participating in the TRACK Trail program at Fox Hollow.

From the trailhead, located across Skyline Drive from Dickey Ridge Visitor Center, go left onto Dickey Ridge Trail, then right onto Fox Hollow Trail. Stay on Fox Hollow Trail — past rock piles and the Fox family cemetery — back to your starting point.

Map: Dickey Ridge Area

Fox Hollow is an easy 1.2 mi/1.9 km hike.

An average pace is:
1.5 mph for easiest trails.
1.4 mph for moderate trails.
1.3 mph for moderately strenuous trails.
1.2 mph for strenuous and very strenuous trails.
Pets are not allowed on Fox Hollow Trail.
The park entrance fee is required.
Trailhead for Fow Hollow is located across Skyline Drive from Dickey Ridge Visitor Center at mile 4.6.
Accessibility Information
Service animals are allowed on Fox Hollow. All other pets are not allowed on this trail. 

Last updated: July 9, 2018