Sat, Nov 18|
Hike: Potomac Heritage Trail / Scott’s Run Nature Preserve, VA
Although much of the Potomac Heritage Trail winds its way through the suburban portion of the Greater DC Metro area, parts of it seem as remote as the forests in New England, providing many views of the Potomac River where its width is broadest.
Time & Location
Nov 18, 2023, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM EST
Scott's Run, 7400 VA-193, McLean, VA 22102, USA
About the Event
$36. Long hike: 11½ mi., 1800 ft. ascent. Moderate hike: 8½ mi., 1300 ft. ascent.
All hikers start at Gulf Branch, and head upstream along the Potomac Heritage Trail. Long hikers continue on a loop in Scott's Run Nature Preserve, with dramatic views of the Potomac Gorge.