Old Rag Mountain Trail- Shenandoah National Park
Length: 3.4 miles
Old Rag trail is Shenandoah National Park's most popular and most dangerous hike. The number of blogs and websites about this hike attest to its popularity. The number of search and rescue missions each year attest to its danger. There's no doubt that the scramble is great fun and the views are spectacular.
A day on Old Rag is one of Shenandoah's premier experiences. The scenic ridge trail along the mountain's rocky crest provides for an invigorating excursion enjoyed by outdoor enthusiasts of all ages, during all seasons of the year.