VA hike #2, day 8

Saturday, April 2nd, 2016Start: US 220/DalevilleEnd: VA 624/Newport Rd (4 Pines Hostel)Miles: 25.7 (+0.4 for water, +0.3 for hostel) I got up at 6am, packed up, and grabbed breakfast at the motel, hitting the trail by 7am. I climbed Hay Rock (1955′), passed by Lamberts Meadow campsite and Shelter (2000′), went through Scorched Earth Gap … Continue reading VA hike #2, day 8

VA hike #2, day 7

Thursday, March 31st, 2016Start: Bearswallow Gap/VA 43 End: US 220/DalevilleMiles: 21.6 (+0.2 for shelter side trail, +0.8 for in-town walking) I got up at 6:15am, after waking every 15-30 minutes since 5am, and was out the door by 6:45am. I walked down to the the nearby Shell station and got breakfast. While I was eating … Continue reading VA hike #2, day 7