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Raven Rocks via the Appalachian Trail Hike

Date(s):

Sunday, March 10, 2019 9:00 am  - 2:00 pm

Overview:

Join the Potomac Region Sierra Club on a trek to Raven Rocks via a 6.2 mile out and back on the Appalachian Trail located near Bluemont,

Virginia. We will be winding up and down some fairly sleep ridges along rocky terrain, which is why some locals call this trail the roller-coaster. It features a river and 4-views with the final view point being the most magnificent.- Difficulty: Strenuous due to the pace and terrain- Pace: 3 mph- Distance: 6.2 miles- Elevation: 1,800Please note that there could be snow, ice, blowdowns, and other obstacles on the trail. Hike leaders will make adjustments to the route as necessary to ensure a safe and enjoyable hike.Where to Meet: Reston Metro Kiss and Ride. There is a $7 recommended contribution for carpool drivers. If you are taking VA-267, there is a $3 toll per pass through. SCPRO requests a voluntary $2/person donation to support our many volunteer-led activities. You can become a Sierra Club member by clicking join on the Virginia Sierra Clubs site: http://www.sierraclub.org/virginiaContact: For questions, please contact Meredith Johnson by email at [email protected] or by call/text at 407-405-3127.

Signup Restrictions: Difficulty: Strenuous due to the pace and terrain- Pace: 3 mph- Distance: 6.2 miles- Elevation Gain: 1,800

Carpool: Where to Meet: Reston Metro Kiss and RidePlease arrive by 9:00am to arrange carpools and leave for the trailhead by 9:15am

Location:

Appalachian National Scenic Trail
1908 Reston Metro Plaza
Reston, VA 20190
(304) 535-6278

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