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Appalachian Trail: Snickers Gap to Keys Gap

Pass the 1,000-mile-marker on the AT (for northbound hikers) on this 13.4-mile trip to Raven Rocks promising breathtaking views of Shenandoah Valley. Don’t miss the bench swing at David Lesser Shelter.

Rating

Shelters: Blackburn Trail Center; sleeps 8. David Lesser Memorial Shelter; sleeps 6; privy.

To Trailhead

Start: From Winchester, VA, take VA 7 east to Pine Grove Rd. Turn left and continue 200 ft. to trailhead. End: From Harpers Ferry, WV, take US 340 E to CR 32. Make a sharp right and continue 4.3 mi. turning left to continue on CR 32. In .9 mi., turn left onto WV 9. In .2 mi. park in dirt lot at Keys Gap.

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