This is for anyone interested in backpacking in the Virginia area. All skill levels are welcome. You enjoy the outdoors, like the idea of packing everything you need for a weekend on your back, and carrying it a few miles into the wilderness.

If you’re new to backpacking there are plenty of experienced backpackers to help shorten your learning curve and to help you avoid some of the more common mistakes we’ve all likely made at some point in our travels.