There are few things more rewarding than a challenging hike with an incredible view. Here in Virginia, some of the best views often require hours upon hours of hiking. And while this can be the perfect way to spend a beautiful day outdoors, sometimes, shorter hikes can be more appealing. That’s exactly what you’ll enjoy when you climb Bearfence Mountain. It’s just one mile and yet hikers should note there’s quite a bit of climbing required. Fortunately, though, the view from the top will be well worth the effort. Here’s more on why you might opt to scramble your way up Bearfence Mountain for some of the best views in Virginia.

Have you ever hiked Bearfence Mountain in Virginia? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience! For a beautiful mountain trail that’s also wheelchair accessible, be sure to check out the enchanting Storybook Trail. It’s a must-do!

For more information about Bearfence Mountain, be sure to visit the official Shenandoah National Park website.

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