Tag: VA Hike

Little Schloss

Little Schloss is a challenging hike without the crowds and spectacular views.

#Optoutside Day

#OptOutside in grief and gratitude

McAfee Knob – Appalachian Trail, Virginia

This blog is called hiking misadventures for a reason! On our hike up McAfee Knob, the most photographed spot on the Appalachian Trail, I accidentally missed the turn for the AT and hiked up the fire road until the last 1.3 miles to the… Continue Reading “McAfee Knob – Appalachian Trail, Virginia”

Tibbet Knob

This short hike rewards you with some of the best panoramic views in the region.

Big Schloss

The weather in DC has been crazy lately! We went from a 70 degree day on Friday to snow on Saturday and back to a mild day on Sunday. Rightly anticipating Skyline Drive would be closed, I headed out to hike Big Schloss in… Continue Reading “Big Schloss”

Old Rag

Old Rag is extremely popular among D.C. area hikers – new and experienced! The popularity of this hike is well-earned not just because of the nearly mile long boulders that require jumping, crawling and even climbing, but also because of the many beautiful views… Continue Reading “Old Rag”