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Old Rag Trail

Sperryville, VA

Old Rag Trail is an 7 mile round trip trail or 8.9 mile loop trail located near Sperryville, Virginia that features a river and is only recommended for serious hiker. The trail is primarily used for camping, hiking, rock climbing & walking and is accessible year-round.

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Old Rag Trail
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Difficult but it was worth it !!

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Rock Castle Gorge
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my boyfriend and I hiked from the Rocky knob visitors center. we parked at the upper end if the picnic area. we crossed the parkway and Turned right on the rc trail. it was beautiful views right off the bat. we could see the gorge and where we would be camping. we had no tent just sleeping bags and freeze dried food. and some coffee to make it out the next morning. take a tent with you we slept in weird glowing stuff. the campground is beautiful you can even fish so take a pole. I would recommend parking at the bottom near the primitive campground on the trail. we packed everything for 13 miles and we are both exhausted today. good luck

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Frazier Discovery Trail
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Big Devil Stairs Trail
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Bear Church Rock
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Kennedy Peak Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Great hike, it wasn't crowded which was nice. I saw a black bear on the second part of the hike as the trail began to climb the peak. It was above me on the hillside off the trail. I heard him first walking through woods, then I saw him looking down at me as I came around a bend. I clapped loudly whistled and kept on going walking away from him making much more noise as I went. Luckily the bear did not follow! The 360 view from the top was beautiful. On the way back I didn't have anymore bear encounters.

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Mount Vernon Trail Ramble: Alexandria to Mount Vernon
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36 Completed 6 Reviews

After completing the C&O Canal trail we connected with this trail to loop around the city to the airport where we had left a car. The views of the city were beautiful and it was good to see all the green space away from the usual touristy stuff around the national mall. As the uploaded photos show you can still get a good view of the city from this route except you do not have to deal with all the crazyness that riding a bike in town.

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Theodore Roosevelt Island
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Scott's Run Nature Preserve
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3 Completed 3 Reviews

Great way to access Great Falls on those occasions you don't have the cash to enter the park proper.

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Mount Rogers Trail
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2 Completed 1 Reviews

Great trail, walked from Massey gap to Mt. Rogers & back.
Best scenery in Virginia.
Trails marked clearly. Big difference form 30 years ago, just maps and compass then.

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