Hiking

Last weekend we decided to explore the hiking trails at Fairy Stone State Park, which is located on Philpott lake, another Army Corps dam and reservoir in VA. I’m not sure why we’ve never hiked there before, its only a little farther away than Hanging Rock. It turned out to be a really nice walk; Fairy Stone has pretty trails that are well maintained, but perhaps not challenging enough. There isn’t as much elevation change at Fairy Stone, so the 5.5 miles went by pretty quickly, and without as much effort as it would take on most of the trails at Hanging Rock. There aren’t as many trail miles either, so we’ve seen a significant portion of what there is to see already. Still, its a great place to take a walk, and not too far away, so we’ll be back.

This entry was posted in Hiking. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s