Text Box: BIG  RUN
5.8  MILE  LOOP
Text Box:  Leave Big Run Overlook and descend into the Shenandoah Valley. At the bottom, cross Big Run stream, and the trail intersects Big Run Portal Trail. Turn left and steadily climb to the ridge top where the trail intersects Rockytop Trail. Turn left and follow the ridge to the Appalachian Trail. Turn left, cross the Skyline Drive, Cross Doyles River Overlook, and end up at the Doyles River parking lot. Big Run Overlook is within sight across the Skyline Drive, to the left.
Text Box: Driving Directions From Staunton
 Take Interstate 64E to Exit 99 at the top of the mountain. Bear right onto Rt. 250 East and follow signs to the Skyline Drive. There is a fee of 15 dollars to enter the park. Go north on the Skyline Drive, for approx. 24 miles, to the Big Run Overlook. This is on the left just before milepost 81. Trailhead is on the left side of the overlook. Approx. drive time from Staunton is 45 minutes.