Enjoy Views From The Tallest Mountain In Shenandoah National Park When You Hike Upper Hawksbill Trail In Virginia
The state of Virginia is filled with breathtaking mountains, and one of the best places to experience them is Shenandoah National Park. Of course, there are other regions of the state that boast beautiful mountain views, but there’s something special about the park. The next time you’re able to visit, you should have Upper Hawksbill Trail at the top of your itinerary. This 2.2-mile trail will take you on a scenic hike to the top of Hawksbill, which just so happens to be the tallest peak in Shenandoah National Park. Here’s more on what you can expect from this magnificent trail.
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Have you made it to the summit of Upper Hawksbill Trail before? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience! For more information, be sure to visit the official Shenandoah National Park website.
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.
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