August 5, 2021

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Hadow Trail Burn Plot

Sky Meadows State Park
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Active since 2021
Virginia, US
SMS101

Log Description

Follow the regrowth and seasonal cycle of a prescribed burn plot located along the Hadow Trail. Last burned April 2021.

About Sky Meadows State Park

Rich in history, this park provides recreational offerings that engage visitors and help connect them with farming practices that formed its unique pastoral landscape. This 1,860-acre park has scenic views, woodlands and the rolling pastures of a historic farm that captures the colonial through modern life of the Crooked Run Valley. Nature and history programs are offered year-round. Hiking, picnicking, fishing and primitive hike-in camping for families and groups are favorite activities in this peaceful getaway on the eastern side of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The park has 10.5 miles of bridle trails, 22 miles of hiking trails, 9 miles of bike trails and Appalachian Trail access.

Location

Coordinates: 38.985764, -77.961841