Nature Trails

Hiking trails at the Claytor Nature Study Center allow visitors to experience beautiful natural landscapes including open fields, woodlands, riverside cliffs, wetlands, and a wide variety of flora and fauna.

Call 540.587.6782 or email cnsc@lynchburg.edu to schedule your visit to explore the Pine Forest, Otter Loop, Tulip Tree, Riverside, Bog Garden, and recently completed Castle Rocks trails.

Printable Trail Map (PDF)

The Center is also registered on the Virginia Birding and Wildlife Trail with the Virginia Department of Inland Fisheries.