VHTRC Guide to Local Trails

Sugar Hollow

Sugar Hollow is located on the eastern flank of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is defined by the north and south forks of Moorman’s River, which drain into a reservoir that supplies water for the nearby City of Charlottesville. The North Fork Moorman’s River Trail, South Fork Moorman’s River Road, and Turk Branch Trail provide ready access to the nearby Appalachian Trail (AT), providing a multitude of route options.

Runs from Sugar Hollow
Run name
 
Distance
(miles)
Ascent
(feet)
Ascent per Mile
(feet/mile)
Sugar Hollow Loop 18.0 3300 185
Sugar Hollow to Blackrock 20.4 4100 205
Harry Landers Special 21.0 4500 215
CATAss 50k 31.4 6500 210