All Active Event Organizers are free to join all our hikes.
We will start our hike from Little Devil's Stairs parking lot, up on Sugarloaf Trail to AT, crossing Skyline Drive to Overall Run to see the 93 feet water falls, take a few other trails back cross AT.
Mileage:18-19 miles. It's a very challenging hike.
Bail out points: Many. Please have a map.
Elevation gain: 5,500-6,000+/-.
Hiking dogs: Welcome.
Park entry fees: None since we will go from side boundary street.
Trail feature: Challenging climbings, beautiful 93 ft water falls view.
Detailed topo map: PATC map #9.
Click here to see area & trail map.
Weather update: Click here.
Leaders will go over the hiking route with all the attendees at the trail head.
Trail head: Parking lot at the end of VA670/Keyser Run Rd. parking area for Little Devils Stairs.
Gear: 10 essentials.
Headlamp, map, compass, 2lt of water, warm breathable clothes, extra wool socks, gloves, hat, rain coat, emergency blanket.
---------Car pooling location, time and fees ---------
Carpool fees: min $5/pp. Making friends; Sharing gas cost :-)
HIKING starts at 8:00am at Trail head parking lot.
Carpool at 6:30am at East Falls Church metro parking n ride lot near Washington Blvd. Entering the parking lot from the toll gate (free on weekend) on Washington Blvd, then turn RIGHT. GPS: [masked], [masked]
Suggested car pool locations and time are FYI only. Please use comment area to coordinate among yourselves and secure a ride.
*If you can offer a ride: From where and how many you can take. *If you need a ride: From where or carpool.
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A. You are solely responsible for your wellness while participating in any DC-HBC events. You agree that you will NOT hold any one in the group or any participants in the event responsible for any injuries, mishaps, or any other situation that may happen at a planned event.
B. Your attendance in any organized event signifies that you have read and accepted the terms of this liability waiver.