Favorite Trails - Idea for a sticky thread?

Discussion in 'VA/DC/MD- Capital Land Cruiser Club' started by PEGUSAS, Aug 13, 2011.

  1. FJCowboy

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    Anybody have any leads on trails in West Virginia near the Gaulley River/Summersville area? Some buddies and I are looking to go rafting in the Fall on the Gualley River and was thinking of trying to do some trail rides as well.

    Several of the above trails are very good.

    Crozet requires a $25 annual membership and then a minimal day fee ($5-$10) if I remember correctly. It is pretty rocky, but there are go around paths as well.

    Shoe Creek is great. We usually go twice a year. Lots of good trails, various levels. There are pay camp sites with amenities, but also there are first come/first serve camp sites within the Natl Forest for free.

    Thanks in advance.
     
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    New to LC world and looking forward for some off road experience.

    This is great thread. Would like to become a member of any off road club of va/md/DC area if some can point me to it.

    I want to go off-roading but thinking the best would be to hang with some experienced members to learn first.

    Also, has anyone heard of The Cove near Winchester VA? I've heard it has some good trails from novice to expert categories.
     
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    Welcome. The Fall Crawl is sometimes held at the Cove. The other primary wheeling place is Rausch Creek in PA.
     
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    Looks like a cool spot. Id likely be down. Been wanting to check out uwharrie too.
     
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  11. Von Hayek

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    If that doesn't merit a club trip, I don't know what does.
     
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    Let's get on it!
     
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    Springtime? I'm game. Family friendly. Beer. A Charlton siting.
     
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    Big Levels is pretty deep right now IMG_0234.JPG
     
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    I know this guy who lives like an hour from there there........... I should have lots of parking, and more primitive camping by spring time.

    And more than happy to drive to see you "people"
     
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