SUNSET OVER MOUNT ROGERS The Backpacking Loop Counter Clockwise So, a day hike isn’t what you’re looking for and for some the drive to get here is a significant one. To give you some context getting here from Richmond is about a 5 hour drive. Well, make it […]
The Easiest Way Backpacking may not appeal to you or maybe it’s something you need to work up to. The good news is we have an option for you to day hike up Mount Rogers! Mount Rogers is Virginia’s highest point and I’ve seen a wide variety of […]
Our McAfee Knob hiking challenge is now active! Complete the challenge to earn your patch. Hike to the top of McAfee Knob! Learn more!
So, you want to tackle Virginia’s Triple Crown? Just like backpacking, there is no one right way to do it and you have a decent number of options! We’ll walk you through a few of them so you can decide what’s best for you. Click each option to […]
Having just returned from a weekend backpack trip to Harpers Ferry I’d like to help you plan your own trip there! My trip was months in the making and was organized as a group event for Virginia Backpacking but you can just as easily pick up your bags […]
Hi folks, I’m part of the “social” committee at work and I recently had the opportunity to combine my love of the Appalachian Trail with encouraging my coworkers to walk laps during their breaks. I’ll walk you through how I did it (pun intended) and encourage you to […]