Jones Run Falls Trailhead, Shenandoah National Park

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Jones Run Falls Trailhead is located in Shenandoah National Park. Jones Run Falls Trailhead is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Shenandoah National Park Edition.
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  • We recommend starting at the Jones Run Trailhead and extending your hike to a portion of the Doyles River Trail to see both the upper and lower falls there. Return to Skyline Drive using the Brown's G...  more »
  • We got unusually lucky, and ran across one of the volunteer trail maintainers. After thinking we had seen the falls (which were smaller than we expected) he said that we had just seen a much smaller s...  more »
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  • Beautiful, beautiful hike! Multiple chances to see smaller falls then you get to the big one and it's glorious! The first part of the hike is all down hill so the hike back was intense. There is a lot of poison ivy on the side of the trail so watch out! Three leaves let it be (for the most part). Great vegetation, easy parking, easy trail to understand. It took us more like 3 1/2-4 hours but we were taking pictures and marveling at jack in the pulpits and such for a good amount of that. Really gorgeous hike, but not for the weak of knees. A big plus was a little shop that had bathrooms along the road before we got to the parking.
  • DEFINITELY GO AFTER A RAIN. A moderate to easy trail, just lots of elevation on the way back. The falls are GORGEOUS, and you can even picnic in the middle of the falls. Good for a small hike or make a day out if it.
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