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Appppalachian trail day hike

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Appppalachian trail day hike

We are doing a college visit to VT and wonder if there is a part of the Appalachian trail not too far away that we could hike.a few hour section) thanks!

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1. Re: Appppalachian trail day hike

It's not on the AT, but one of my favorite hikes in that area is to The Cascades. It's about 20 miles from Virginia Tech near Pembroke.

hikingupward.com/JNF/TheCascadesBarneysWall/

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2. Re: Appppalachian trail day hike

Thank you!

That will be great!

Eileenm

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3. Re: Appppalachian trail day hike

They're closer to Roanoke (40-45 minutes from Blacksburg) but Dragon's Tooth and Mcaffee Knob are two areas on the AT that provide amazing vistas.

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