Overview White Oak Canyon is a 3.8 mile trail located near Syria, Virginia. The trail is primarily used for hiking. Reviews Photos Tracks Matt Nolan (288) 21 days ago N/A: 15 Completed 15 Reviews Bob Holcombe (77) 6 months ago N/A: 2 Completed 1 Reviews Came here to find the virtual geocache at the upper falls. Parked at the Skyline Drive lot, and only passed one person on my way downhill. Spent some time at the falls before heading back uphill. Return trip took almost as much time as outward trip.. not because I'm a fast climber, but because I had to take my time on the outbound leg because of the rocks and roots hidden by the recently fallen leaves. Signs indicate this trail is easy to moderate. I agree. A few stretches were carefully groomed, while a few stretches required navigating these rocks and roots on a hill. Passed about 25 folks on my return trip during warmer temps. Strava shows hiking time as 2:09, and reflects some side trips. Brian Bosserman (123) 8 months ago N/A: 2 Completed 2 Reviews A friend and myself decided to go on a short hike in August. The trail is narrow and is a nice peaceful hike. We only saw one person on the trail. The views are stunning and the stream an falls where small, but satisfactory. Scott Reese (329) over 1 year ago N/A: 5 Completed 1 Reviews We did this hike on an unusually warm day in January. The hike is nice along a stream with good sized waterfalls. I would recommend starting at the lower end of the trail and working your way up. It is a lot easier to walk down hill on the way back. Only downside was how crowded it was. Earl Kauffman (91) over 1 year ago N/A: 1 Completed 1 Reviews This was a great trail to hike even for a novice or not having been hiking for a while. I would rate it as a moderately difficult trail. The day we hiked was early fall so the leaves were just beginning to change. The falls were spectacular. The time for the hike was longer because of the many side trips and exploring done off the trail. Cindy White (113) over 2 years ago N/A: 2 Completed 2 Reviews It was an absolutely beautiful day for this great hike! The waterfall was amazing and the view was awesome.