The Priest Challenge

The Challenge

Hike to the top of Virginia's The Priest by starting from The Priest parking lot along VA 56.

The Deets

Located in Nelson County, The Priest has a reputation among Virginia hikers as being a challenging climb, often used for training purposes for steeper hikes outside Virginia.

Visit the link below for general details about The Priest as well as specific coordinates to navigate to using a GPS device.

Visit our patch page.

The Patch

Measures 3" high by 3" wide with hook and loop backing. Look below to see the actual picture the patch was based on!


View from the top of The Priest with a faint rainbow above Crabtree Falls