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Mount Rogers National Recreation Area

Marion, VA
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Wonderfil and senic

Please take time and com to enjoy the mountain beauty. Everywhere you look you will enjoy and take... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Don B
Falling Waters, West Virginia, United States
Awesome for all ages!

This place was well worth the drive to get there. The views were absolutely gorgeous! The horses... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Please take time and com to enjoy the mountain beauty. Everywhere you look you will enjoy and take a ;lot of pictures. We've been here many times and will come back.

Thank Don B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was well worth the drive to get there. The views were absolutely gorgeous! The horses will come right up to you and stand nicely for pictures. Great fun to climb the huge boulders at the top of the slope and get beautiful mountain...More

Thank traciwalk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice, not particularly easy hike up to the highpoint of Virginia. You'll be on the AT for a while and, most likely, encounter some of the wild ponies. Some of the views out there are spectacular.

Thank urbanguy
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Take good walking shoes, and make sure to take extra clothing as weather conditions can change very rapidly at such a high elevation.

Thank Dee2418
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This was the second of six highpoint hikes during a four day trip. It was definitely the most beautiful and enjoyable hike of all. I got a late start and it is a 4 1/2 mile one way hike but not to stressful. I ran...More

Thank Willeynel
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This is beautiful country, particularly suited to outdoor enthusiasts. Mt. Rogers is the tallest mountain in Virginia and there are plenty of trails and streams for hikers and fishermen. The Appalachian Trail runs though here and there are many smaller trails. Campgrounds are located throughout...More

Thank bwodom
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Great place to hike. We went up at Massie Gap and backpacked setting up our tent and then hiking on up towards the top. Lots of ponies were down low. The hike up is at least moderate - it can be very rocky and challenging...More

Thank wvtravlinfools
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is one of the most beautiful places on earth! Highly recommend bringing the family up and going to see the ponies. Maybe go for a hike to one of the many waterfalls around the area while you are at it.

Reviewed 22 September 2016

Absolutely beautiful! Fifth visit to this section hike and brought two friends that have never been here. We loved the vistas from the balds, the wild ponies, and find it one of the prettiest sections of the AT of the 1000 miles I have been...More

Thank unfdad
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Breath taking appropriately describes the entire area. Well maintained and beautiful year around. A must visit for everyone.

Thank Scott T
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