Mount Rogers Climber's Log

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vbeckman74 - May 30, 2003 8:31 am

Route Climbed: AT spur trail Date Climbed: September 2000  Sucess!

This is our 6th summit on the AT. Dy and I think it was the most beautiful, though there is no view from the summit. Perhaps it's because you can't drive to it, like many on the AT summits.


climber46 - Apr 26, 2003 3:22 pm

Route Climbed: AT from Grayson Highlands State Park Date Climbed: May 28, 2001  Sucess!

A nice easy hike although the day I did it was cool and windy with fog. It opened up a little bit and so I did see some views. I also saw cattle, wild ponies, and a deer.


peakbagger - Aug 2, 2002 4:59 pm

Route Climbed: Mt. Rogers summit trail/AT spur trail Date Climbed: July 28, 2002  Sucess!

Enjoyed this easy hike, mainly because I was able to do it with my father, who does not hike regularly and had never done any backcountry camping before. I would definately recommend this trip to any beginners out there who want to get taste of the Virginia highcountry, and a bit of the Appalachian trail to boot.

The views are beautiful and the high, rocky meadows reminded me of Scotland a bit... Wild ponies everywhere and very tame. Not crowded at all and awesome camping.

Markeymark - Jul 17, 2002 9:34 pm

Route Climbed: AT from Grayson Highlands State Park Date Climbed: June 17, 2002  Sucess!

State highpoint #11.

The ponies at Rhododendron Pass were a nice surprise.


Josh - Jan 5, 2002 4:56 pm

Route Climbed: Spur off of AT Date Climbed: Summer, 1995  Sucess!

Bagged this one along my 1995 AT thru-hike. I don't remember anything about it...just that I visited the summit!

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