High Knob Adventure Guide

Get Outside in Norton: Find Your High Knob Adventure


Welcome to Norton, Virginia. Nestled beneath High Knob – the highest point in the Cumberland Mountains – Norton is a great base camp for exploring the High Knob Region.

The High Knob Region’s 10 communities offer access to more than 100 miles of hiking trails, a growing mountain biking scene, variety of waterways to fish and paddle, and miles of cliffs ripe for bouldering and climbing. 

High Knob Adventure Guide

Find your High Knob Adventure with the the High Knob Adventure Guide!
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High Knob Destination Map

Check out the High Knob Destination Map to help guide your visit. Click the images below for a downloadable PDF of the map. 

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Thomas Jefferson Scenic Byway Loop

Check out this Google Map for the Thomas Jefferson Scenic Byway Loop which passes by several of the High Knob Region's premier recreation sites, trails, and landmarks: Thomas Jefferson Scenic Byway Loop.

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WanderLove: Find What You Love in Norton

Check out this video for a sneak peek of sites to visit in the High Knob Region.