Birch Knob Observation Site

George Washington & Jefferson National Forest, Near Clintwood, Kentucky

Birch Knob Observation Site does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


Visitors to the Birch Knob Observation Tower enjoy views stretching from Virginia, to Kentucky, West Virginia, North Carolina, and Tennessee. Hikers are challenged by the Pine Mountain Trail that meanders along the ridge top between Kentucky and Virginia.