Top Spots

Pond Run and White Rocks Loop Trail

Hardy County, West Virginia

10.69 mi / 1932 ft gain

Tuscarora, Wilson Cove, and Halfmoon Lookout Loop

Hardy County, West Virginia

17.91 mi / 3304 ft gain

Backpack White Rocks, George Washington NF

Wardensville, West Virginia

9.8 mi

Eagle Rock

Star Tannery, Virginia

2.55 mi / 482 ft gain

Crack Whip Furnace Trail

Wardensville, West Virginia

14.6 mi / 2556 ft gain

Big Schloss Loop

Maurertown, Virginia

11.92 mi / 1982 ft gain

Big Schloss Cutoff Trail

Maurertown, West Virginia

3.4 mi / 1138 ft gain

Hike Big Schloss

Wardensville, West Virginia

4.2 mi / 1000 ft gain

Hike to Tibbet Knob

Wardensville, West Virginia

3.1 mi / 830 ft gain

Places to stay

Lost City, West Virginia

Trout Pond Recreation Area

Lazy Bear Lodge

From $393.50 / night

Fort Valley, Virginia

Elizabeth Furnace Group Camp

Mathias, West Virginia

Deep Wilderness Campsite with Natural Spring

From $90 / night

Rileyville, Virginia

Mathews Arm Campground

Luray, Virginia

Luray KOA Holiday

Guides and stories

4 Reasons Why You Should Photograph the Winter Night Sky

Nick Palastro

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