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Appalachian Trail, Virginia

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Appalachian Trail is located in Virginia. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Damascus holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Appalachian Trail and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • I have only hiked small segments of the Appalachian Trail, but one of the best is a short segment near Salem, Virginia that leads to McAfee Knob. It is an 8-mile round trip from the parking lot off ro...  more »
  • Hiking the Appalachian Trail (AT) is a challenging opportunity and the people you will meet along the way are amazing. I learn more each time I travel a section on the trail. ....and if you get a chan...  more »
  • Even though Damascus is a small town, it has so much going on. You can bike the Virginia Creeper Trail or hike part of the Appalachian trail from there. Damascus in called the "Trail Town". Great rest...  more »
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