Giles County, VA – Virginia Living recently featured an article on Pearisburg as a “hiker’s mecca”. The article highlights the fact that over 50 miles of the Appalachian Trail (AT) runs through Giles County, where Pearisburg is located. It’s a place where “thru-hikers” and “section hikers” can find some rest and restock before moving on.
The article features some great ideas for a weekend in Pearisburg that include places to eat, stay and hike.
Read the full article here.
Giles County is Virginia’s Mountain Playground®. The county is filled with well-known hiking trails that often lead to waterfalls as well as welcoming resorts. With outdoor outfitters, Giles has all you need to make your outdoor experience in the New River Vally one-of-a-kind. Discover all that Giles has to offer here.
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