Possum Trail

At A Glance

More Difficult

1.4 mi one-way

Difficulty Rating: 1.4 (More Difficult)
Steepness: Climbs Steeply
Tread Condition: Moderately Rough
Blaze Color: Red Square
Other Map ID: 13

This trail is located in the South Mountains State Park area. For a list of all the trails in that area, see the South Mountains State Park trails list page.


Can be reached via Shinny Trail. Closest access is 1.6 mi from the Jacob Fork parking area. The trail can be combined with Chestnut Knob Trail to make a 7.7 mile loop that is one of the most popular extended hikes in the park. Leaves the Shinny Creek riparian area and ascends sharply to the the higher areas of the park.



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Tony Lail said: a good trail , maybe a level two....be in good shape, especially if you loop this .....have never saw another hiker on this trail in four times now.....
Monday, September 16 2013 11:30pm
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