Sun, Jul 21|
Appalachian Trail Hike-Virginia (July)
Join us on this series of overnight backpacking trips to some of the most gorgeous sections of the Appalachian Trail in Virginia, including McAfee Knob, Dragons Tooth, Mt Rogers, and walk among the wild ponies in the Grayson Highlands,
Time & Location
Jul 21, 2019, 5:00 AM – Jul 26, 2019, 9:00 AM
Virginia, Virginia, USA
About The Event
This trip will give you the opportunity to see some of the most scenic parts of the Appalachian trail and give you a little taste of what an AT section experiences and what life is like on the trail. We will be visiting some of the most photographed areas of the AT on this trip and staying at a combination of hostels, shelters and tent camping during this trip.
An exact itinerary will be posted after the dates/month have been set. Listed below is an example itinerary:
July 21-Leave for the AT, arrive in Damascus, VA.
July 22-Shuttle up to Grayson Highland State Park, overnight camp along the AT.
July 23-Hike back to vehicle, leave for McAfee Knob. Hike into McAfee Knob (camp at shelter).
July 24-Hike to McAfee Knob camp at shelter or on trail.
July 25-Return from McAfee Knob, hike back to vehicle and head to Dragon's Tooth. (Day hike). Stay are area hostel.
July 26-Depart back to the Midwest.
Event ticket prices will be $450 per person, $650 with gear rental. Price includes parking fees, transportation/tolls from designated pick up point, all state/trail permit/parking or trail fees, hostile/hotel lodging on July 21 and July 25 and official Appalachian trail Virginia backpacking maps 3 & 4.
A minimum of 4 people need to be registered for this event prior to July 1, 2019 for this event to run. If you are interested in this event during this time frame please RSVP and more information will be sent you to within a few weeks.
I'm Interested-July Dates
If you are interested in this trip during this referenced time frame, RSVP and more information will be sent to you in the upcoming weeks.