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I’m from Virginia Beach, and this trip was definitely worth it! The hike there had so many... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
Lyanne S
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Easy half day hike to great WV-VA view

This is a very nice, at times quite challenging day hike that leads to a rocky outcropping with an... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2018
Stijn-traveler
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Wolf Gap Rd, George Washington National Forest, Woodstock, VA
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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

I’m from Virginia Beach, and this trip was definitely worth it! The hike there had so many breathtaking views to stop and take a break at. It is quite a hike and there are some steep upward hills at the beginning.

Thank Lyanne S
Reviewed July 21, 2018

This is a very nice, at times quite challenging day hike that leads to a rocky outcropping with an almost 360-degree view of the valleys beneath. The entire hike is an approximate 4.4-mile round trip, but the first half or so is pretty steep and...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Had a nice hike to Big Schloss. Blue skies and nice cooling breeze for a Sunday in July. The trail was very crowded but everyone was pleasant. There are nice places, not just at Big Schloss overlook, to sit and have a snack and enjoy...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed April 13, 2018

Like others have said, fairly strenuous hike on the way up. Levels off after a bit. Views from the top are fantastic; you're able to look out across Virginia to the east and West Virginia to the west.

Thank sweeney72492
Reviewed June 3, 2017

Uphill climb at first. Levels out soon after. Gotta get to the bridge. Great views. Close to a 4.5 mile hike round trip.

1  Thank jbjmbs
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

This hike far surpassed the others as our #1 hike of our extended weekend in the Shenandoah area. We hiked several trails in the Shenandoah National Park and then this one, and we all agreed that it was the most memorable. I don't think that...More

4  Thank Kashia Q
Reviewed January 21, 2017

Not really in Woodstock, Va; Wolf Gap rec ctr is actually in Warrensville, WVa. It's quite gruelling on the way up, I had to stop at least twice (am 46yr old woman). Took us over 3hrs to finish as terrain is quite rocky. At the...More

2  Thank terrdeter
Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Hiking is one of my favorite things to do. And exploring new trails is even better. Big Schloss didn't disappoint. The weather had other plans though. We started up the trail at campsite #9 and it was warm. Once we got to the ridge line,...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed August 29, 2016

My daughter and I hiked Big Schloss early on a Sunday morning. We were worried about the heat so got a pretty early start. There was only one other car in the lot when we arrived. I was a bit worried about the difficulty of...More

1  Thank smsnyc55
Reviewed August 23, 2016

The 4 mile round trip hike to me seemed difficult at times. The view though is completely worth it!!

Thank Wes M
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