What to expect

Virginia has 416 trails including medium, difficult, easy, and extra difficult trails. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Mount Vernon Trail and the one with the least climb is the Mount Rogers Trail. The longest trail is Tuscarora Trail at 391 km. To complete this hike you should budget at least 22 days. For a shorter adventure, you can try the Dismal Falls Trail a t 149 m. This could be done in as little as 1 days. Trails with the best offering of hostels include Swamp Trail, Crane Trail, Upper White Oak Falls via Whiteoak Canyon Trail, Calvary and Chimney Rocks Trail, and Augusta Springs Upland Trail.