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Appalachian Trail: US 60 to VA 56

Wander hills painted in wildflowers and crest several crags before charging down 3,000 feet to the Tye River on this 24-mile trek.

Rating

Shelters: Cow Camp Gap Shelter; sleeps 8. Seeley-Woodworth Shelter; sleeps 8. The Priest Shelter; sleeps 8.

To Trailhead

Start: From Beverlytown, VA, take US 60 east 5.3 miles to parking at Swapping Camp Rd. End: From Montebello, VA, take VA 56 east 9.1 miles to parking on right at trail crossing.

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