Crescent Rock - Shenandoah National Park
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme
N 38° 33.685 W 078° 23.025
17S E 727955 N 4271353
Quick Description: A short walk from the Crescent Rock Overlook to a cliff outcrop.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 5/28/2008 10:34:03 AM
Waymark Code: WM3WZ0
Views: 43

Long Description:
There is a short trail at the south wall of the Crescent Rock Overlook on Skyline Drive in Shenandoah NP that leads to a cliff with a view of Hawksbill Mountain and Nakedtop to the south, Timber Hollow, New Market Gap, and Ida to the west, and Massanutten Mountain and Luray to the north. The view provides a wider view than seen at the overlook.

You can watch some spectacular sunsets from this point, but use caution and common sense particularly when accessing after dark.
Type of overlook: trail

Overlook designation: just a view

Elevation: 3,558.00

View:
South - Hawksbill Mountain, Nakedtop

West - New Market Gap, Hershberger Hill, Breedlove Knob, Ida, Varner Hill, North Mountain

North - Massanutten Mountain, Luray



Picnic tables: Not Listed

Benches: Not Listed

Water/restrooms: Not Listed

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