Explore Norton VA

Explore Norton, Virginia

Explore Norton VA is a multimedia series highlighting outdoor recreation and other activities within and surrounding the City of Norton. Have a suggestion for a potential activity or site you'd like explored? Email us at katied@nortonva.org.

Pickem Mountain Loop

  • Open to hiking, trail running, and mountain biking.
  • Learn more about this loop by checking out the Trail Guide.

Winter View: Flag Rock Recreation Area

Get Your Trail Run On: Flag Rock Recreation Area

Explore High Knob

Get Outside in Norton, Virginia

Outdoor Chat: Amphibians & Reptiles of Flag Rock and High Knob

Join Wally Smith, a herpetologist and associate professor of biology at the University of Virginia's College at Wise, for a digital hike in search of some of the amphibians and reptiles you might find when exploring Flag Rock Recreation Area and High Knob.