Hiking in Roanoke, VA
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RootsRated explores the best hiking trails in Roanoke. From quick hikes to all-day epics, let our experts help you find the perfect trails. Our destinations are chosen by outdoors experts who live and play in Roanoke, so you’re sure to find the top adventures and maybe even a few local secrets!
Considered one of the most scenic spots on the Appalachian Trail, McAfee Knob offers incredible 270-degree panoramic views of the valley below and mountains in the distance. The signature ledge is one of the great hiking spots in the country.
According to store lore, it was no less than the pursuit of romance and adventure that led Kirk and Tina Miller to open the first of five Walkabout Outfitter in Virginia. Kirk, an Eagle Scout-cum-civil engineer, completed a thru hike of the Appalach...
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