Wilderness – Virginia

ATSouthM 2890
photo by Mark Fickett

Name: Beartown Wilderness
Area: 5,600 acres
Year designated: 1984
Year visited: 2010, 2011
Context: Appalachian Trail hike with Karma, 2011 ATC Biennial hike

 

 

ATSouthM 4075

 

Name: James River Face Wilderness
Area: 8,900 acres
Year Designated: 1975
Year Visited: 2010
Context: Appalachian Trail hike with Karma

 

 

 

 

ATSouthM 2698
photo by Mark Fickett

Name: Lewis Fork Wilderness
Area: 6,100 acres
Year designated: 1984
Year visited: 2010
Context: Appalachian Trail hike with Karma

 

 

 

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photo by Mark Fickett

Name: Little Wilson Creek Wilderness
Area: 5,500 acres
Year designated: 1984
Year visited: 2010
Context: Appalachian Trail hike with Karma

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: Mountain Lake Wilderness
State: Virginia (+ a little in West Virginia)
Area: 16,500 acres
Year designated: 1984
Year visited: 2010, 2012
Context: Appalachian Trail hike with Karma, section hike alone

 

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Name: Peters Mountain Wilderness
Area: 4,500 acres
Year designated: 1984
Years visited: 2010, 2011, 2013
Context: Appalachian Trail hike with Karma, solo section hike, Great Eastern Trail with Hillbilly Bart

 

 

ATSouthM 4388
photo by Mark Fickett

Name: Priest Wilderness
Area: 6,000 acres
Year Designated: 2000
Year Visited: 2010
Context: Appalachian Trail hike with Karma

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: Ramsey’s Draft Wilderness
Area: 6,500 acres
Year Designated: 1984
Year Visited: 2013
Context: Great Eastern Trail hike with Hillbilly Bart

 

ATSouthM 5513

Name: Shenandoah Wilderness
Area: 80,000
Year Designated: 1976
Year Visited: 2010
Context: Hike with Karma

 

 

 

photo by Mark Fickett

ATSouthM 4617
photo by Mark Fickett

Name: Three Ridges Wilderness
Area: 4,600 acres
Year Designated: 2000
Year Visited: 2010
Context: Appalachian Trail hike with Karma

 

 

 

ATSouthM 3891
photo by Mark Fickett

Name: Thunder Ridge Wilderness
Area: 2,400 acres
Year Designated: 1984
Year Visited: 2010
Context: Appalachian Trail hike with Karma