Appalachian Trail Conservancy Appalachian Trail Guide to Central Virginia Book and Maps Set
Covering 226 miles—from Waynesboro to Pearisburg—this fourth edition of the Appalachian Trail Guide to Central Virginia Book and Maps Set includes a pocket-sized planning guide and 4 maps.
- The planning guide contains background and interpretive information, points of interest, general advice, shelters, water sources and road crossings
- Revised in 2018, the 2-sided maps are both water- and tear-resistant
- Omnidirectional format allows you to see where you are, whether hiking southbound or northbound
- Maps are printed in 7 colors at 1:63,360 scale; topographic maps have 100 ft. contour intervals; 1 in. = 1 mi.
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The Central Virginia edition covers 226 miles from Waynesboro on I-64 to Pearisburg on the New River, including parts of the George Washington-Jefferson National Forests and the Blue Ridge Parkway, with a separate section on day and loop hikes in one guide and four maps on two sheets.
Each map is focused on the Appalachian Trail and overlaps with the neighboring maps. The surrounding area, out to about three miles, and additional side trails are also included. An easy-to-use elevation profile shows ups and downs and the distance to the next campsite or shelter, side trails and water sources. For added interest, maps indicate federal or state lands, road crossings, waterfalls, and scenic areas.
Maps 1 & 2: Central Virginia; Rockfish Gap (I-64) to Milepoint 92.5, Blue Ridge Parkway Peaks of Otter Overlook, south of Buchanan. Maps 3 & 4: Central Virginia; Bobblets Gaps Shelter near Blue Ridge Parkway/Peaks of Otter Overlook to the New River at Pearisburg (U.S. 460).
6.5 x 4.5 inches
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