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Old Rag Hike and Rock Scramble
|Event Location:||Shenandoah NP|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sun, Oct 17 2010 9:30 am (Carpool Departure: 7:00 am *log in for location*)|
|Registration Opens:||Fri, Oct 1 2010 12:00 am|
|Registration Cut Off:||Fri, Oct 15 2010 12:59 pm|
|Event Duration:||8 hr|
|Difficulty Rating:||D5: Difficult|
|Event Organizer(s):||Jerry Wright|
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|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 18 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||15|
|Minimum Group Size:||2|
|Number Registered So Far:||10 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||No|
|This is a strenuous hike with an elevation gain of more than 2000 ft in 2.5 miles. It involves rock scrambles, including lifting oneself though narrow rock chutes and walking on ledges with substantial drop-off and no safety features. From the summit, it's a moderate 5+ mile hike back on fire roads.|
We'll eat lunch at the peak. Afterward there will be a local late afternoon dinner/social hour stop at the Griffin in Flint Hill.
Be prepared for sudden weather changes and temperature drops on the mountain.
If you bring hiking poles, they should be inside your pack or strapped to your pack for the climb otherwise they just get in the way.
Mid-Atlantic Hikes has a feature to make a Google driving map to the park's parking lot
Here's another site that describes the hike in detail.
Car pool is from Baltimore
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||Washington DC: I66 West to exit (US29). Follow to Warrenton approx 15 mi, bear right onto 211 and follow to Sperryville approx 27 mi. At Sperryville, left on 522 then quick right onto VA231. Appox 8 mi then right onto VA 602 (sign for Old Rag at turn) bear left on 707 then bear left again on VA600 to parking lot|
Baltimore: I95 S to I495 then I66 and follow DC directions
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||0Mile(s)|
|Carpool Departure Time:||7:00 am|
|Carpool Location:||Log in for location|
|Carpool Directions:||Log in for directions|
Per car park entry fee.|
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