Few People Realize This Magical Island Hike Through Virginia Exists
When most people think of hiking through Virginia, visions of woods and mountain overlooks often come to mind. But what if we told you there was a breathtaking island hike right here in the Old Dominion? A quick trip to Smith Mountain Lake State Park will reveal an otherworldly hike known as the Turtle Island Trail. Take a quick look at the following photographs to catch a glimpse of what’s in store:
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.