PATC Map G – Massanutten Mountain Northern Half; Signal Knob to New Market Gap
With the North Fork of the Shenandoah River on the western flank, and the South Fork on the eastern flank this “U” shaped mountainous area encircles Fort Valley, an area selected by General George Washington as a location for a Continental Army “last stand” in the event of a unfortunate turn of events during the American Revolutionary War. This edition of Map G features the Massanutten Trail, a loop trail about 71 miles in length located in George Washington National Forest (Lee District). The map highlights Sections 19, 20, 21, and 22 (41.4 miles total) of the 252-mile Tuscarora Trail. Printed on water-resistant, tear-resistant synthetic stock in 5 colors. Scale 1:63,360. Contour interval 100 feet. The grid projection is the UTM system with lines plotted 5 kilometers apart. The back side provides color enlargements of Elizabeth Furnace area, Camp Roosevelt recreation area, Woodstock Tower area, Shenandoah River State Park, and Lion’s Tale Trail. Scale of enlargements ranges from 1:2,500 to 1:28,000. Map includes shaded relief for main map and all enlargements. Come explore the wilderness! These trails are lightly traveled, making them ideal candidates for those interested in losing the crowds.