Appalachian Trail

The Appalachian Trail is a 2,175-mile long footpath stretching through 14 eastern states from Maine to Georgia.
Appalachian Trail
Life on the Trail
Conceived in 1921 and 1st completed in 1937, it traverses the wild, scenic, wooded, pastoral, and culturally significant lands of the Appalachian Mountains. The Appalachian Trail is home to literally thousands of species of plants and animals, including 2,000 distinct rare, threatened, endangered, and sensitive plant and animal species.

Trail Trips
Don't feel compelled to hike it all at once! Day trips are easy to do too! Radford is just 25 miles away (a quick 40 minute drive) from an access point in Pearisburg, Virginia.