Locher Tract/Balcony Falls Trail

Site of an old family farm, the US Forest Service now maintains at the area for wildlife watching. Look for beaver , deer, herons, quail, turkey, and more. It is an easy 1 mile loop along the James River past a grassy opening, through piney woods and around a active beaver swamp. It is at this point that the Balcony Falls Trail originates. Rt. 11S to Rt. 130E, right on Rt. 759, left on Rt. 782