Appalachian Trail: Old Forge Road to PA 233

This 4.8-mile dayhike jams in 1,400 feet of climbing, and a mile-long spur trail to Chimney Rocks—a stunning overlook with easterly views of Green Ridge and Waynesboro Reservoir.
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This 4.8-mile dayhike jams in 1,400 feet of climbing, and a mile-long spur trail to Chimney Rocks—a stunning overlook with easterly views of Green Ridge and Waynesboro Reservoir.

Shelters: Antietam Shelter; sleeps 6. Tumbling Run Shelters; sleeps 8.

Trail Facts

  • Distance: 7.8

Waypoints

WPT028

Location: 39.8466491699219, -77.5072326660156

AT turns E @ jct. with Swamp Rd.

WPT026

Location: 39.8492012023926, -77.5083999633789

Telephone line

WPT034

Location: 39.827465057373, -77.4822692871094

Pipeline

WPT032

Location: 39.8353996276856, -77.4948806762695

Telephone line; tower to the W

WPT027

Location: 39.8486175537109, -77.506950378418

AT turns W @ jct. with Raccoon Run Trail

WPT037

Location: 39.8050842285156, -77.4778671264648

Tumbling Run Shelter

WPT035

Location: 39.8199653625488, -77.4723510742188

Blue Blazed trail to Buzzard Peak

WPT025

Location: 39.8495826721191, -77.509147644043

PA 233

WPT031

Location: 39.8380317687988, -77.5044631958008

Continue straight @ jct. with Snowy Mtn. Tower

WPT039

Location: 39.8044815063477, -77.4780807495117

Light Blue Blaze to spring

WPT040

Location: 39.8021965026856, -77.4767456054688

Old Forge Rd.

WPT030

Location: 39.8420333862305, -77.5056304931641

Jeep rd.

WPT029

Location: 39.8461837768555, -77.5058670043945

AT turns W

WPT033

Location: 39.828800201416, -77.4833679199219

Register

WPT038

Location: 39.8047332763672, -77.477912902832

Blue blaze to Hermitage Cabin

DSCF1514

Location: 39.8051338195801, -77.4776153564453