Three Ridges Wilderness Backpacking Loop

Saturday, November 9 to Monday, November 11
Campus: 
Dayton
Three Ridges Wilderness, Virginia
Audience: 
Future Students
Current Students
Faculty
Staff

Hike 14 miles of Virginia's most popular loop trails along the Appalachian Trail with us! Three Ridges Wilderness is located in George Washington National Forest just 30 miles from Charlottesville, Virginia. Challenge yourself to this difficult but beautiful hike on the Three Ridges Wilderness Loop Trail. We will hike southbound on a section of the Appalachian Trail, and loop back north on the Mau Har, a challenging blue-blaze trail featuring several waterfalls and small pools, sleeping in two AT shelters throughout the trip.

Cost: $150

Cost Includes: ORC trip leaders, all backpacking equipment, meals on location, all permits, camping fees, and transportation from WSU.

Activity Level: Beginner  – Advanced. Must be able to hike independently on moderate to strenuous terrain while carrying a 40 lb backpack.

Registration: Up to 8 participants. Register here

 

For information, contact
Erin Sherrets
Outdoor Recreation Program Manager
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