Roanoke Outdoors and Social Club – Hiker Challenge

January 21, 2009 at 12:52 am 2 comments

The Roanoke Outdoors and Social Club just started a Hiker Challenge! Basically you do all the hikes on the list and use photographs of yourself to document you accomplished it. You can use hikes in the past. Even though I no longer live in the Blacksburg area– I’m not too far off from completing the “Advanced Hiker” category. I’m just missing Flat Top!

Beginner Hiker:

MissingšŸ˜¦ Mill Mountain Star Trail
MissingšŸ˜¦ Read Mountain
Styles Falls
MissingšŸ˜¦ Chestnut Ridge
MissingšŸ˜¦ Roaring Run
Vicky and Bent Mountain Falls Bottom Creek Gorge
MissingšŸ˜¦ Fallingwater Cascades
MissingšŸ˜¦ Sawtooth Ridge Overlooks
MissingšŸ˜¦ Smart View Loop

Advanced Hiker:

Vicky Dogs Top Dragonā€™s Tooth
View in Summer McAfeeā€™s Knob
Tinker Cliffs - Vicky Tinker Cliffs
MissingšŸ˜¦ Flat Top
Vicky and James Sharp Top
Kelly's Knob 2006 - Vicky At Top Kellyā€™s Knob
Vicky, Henry, Jimmie Angelā€™s Rest
Carvin Cove / Hay Rock Overlook

Expert Hiker:

MissingšŸ˜¦ Big Rocky Row
[Picture Pending] Apple Orchard Falls to Cornelius Creek Loop
Rice Fields - Jimmie and Vicky Rice Fields
MissingšŸ˜¦ Hoop Hole Loop (Long Loop)
Vicky and Jimmie Devil’s Marbleyard (To top of boulder field)
Rock Castle Gorge
MissingšŸ˜¦ The Priest
Vicky @ Rhodo Gap Mount Rogers

Waterfall Hiker:

Cascades 2004 - Vicky, Mom, Jay and Becky Cascades (Lower & Upper)
Vicky Falls Styles Falls
Vicky Jimmie Henry Falls Apple Orchard Falls
MissingšŸ˜¦ Fallingwater Cascades
Crabtree Falls
MissingšŸ˜¦ Roaring Run
Bent Mountain Falls
MissingšŸ˜¦ White Rock Falls

Full challenge details from the Roanoke Outdoor and Social Club.

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2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. scienceguy288  |  January 21, 2009 at 10:26 am

    Very interesting setup. I hope you can complete it!

  • 2. tgaw  |  January 21, 2009 at 10:33 am

    @scienceguy288 – I am a little handicapped being in Elizabeth City…. but I will be in Roanoke area next week.



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