Sat, Sep 28|
Keys Gap Parking Area
Hike: AT: Keys Gap to Snickers Gap / Crescent Rock, VA/WV
The highlights keep coming on this lengthy Appalachian Trail leg-stretcher along the crest of the Blue Ridge north of Shenandoah National Park.
Time & Location
Sep 28, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Keys Gap Parking Area, Appalachian Trail, Purcellville, WV 20132, USA
About the Event
$26. Long hike: 14 mi., 2900 ft. ascent, 2700 ft. descent. Moderate hike: 8½ mi., 2200 ft. ascent, 1700 ft. descent.
With fall color beginning to burst, we take the trail southbound from Keys Gap on Rt. 9 all the way to Snickers Gap on Rt. 7, passing such landmarks as Buzzard Rock, Deer Lick, Blackburn Trail Center, Devils Racecourse and Crescent Rock Moderate hikers follow a route including Crescent Rock and Bears Den Rock, also ending at Snickers Gap.