East River Mountain Trail system offers hiking, biking and rock climbing experiences to the outdoor adventurer. These newly opened trails are owned and maintained by the Town of Tazewell and developed by Outdoor Adventure Centers. There are two trails, one to Chimney Rock which is about 2.5 miles, and the other to Laurel View at about .75 miles. Chimney Rock is the more difficult of the two and climbs to about 4278'. From the top of the Laurel View Trail, you'll enjoy a gorgeous view of Garden Mountain/Burkes Garden.
Coordinates for the Trailhead: 37.155029, -81.41584
From Tazewell Town, head east on VA61/Gratton Road to Rt 735/Albany Street North. At the fork in the road, stay slight left to the trailhead. Call for details and more information about the trails and other attractions nearby.
NOTE: These trails are closed annually to hikers and bikers November-December for hunting season.
Last Updated: 05/05/2021
531 Commerce Dr
Bluefield, VA 246052.59 MI
133 Bland Street
North Tazewell, VA 246304.02 MI
2843 Fincastle Turnpike
, VA 246304.2 MI
1133 Fincastle Turnpike
North Tazewell, VA 246304.22 MI
2330 Fincastle Turnkpike
, VA 246054.44 MI