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Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Virginia

   

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Quite a lot of enjoyable stuff to do in the vicinity of Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail, and if you're seeking a fine location to go camping for a couple of days, this is a fine choice.

The perfect choice of local attractions, and such a perfect variety of outdoors recreation are sure to keep you coming back over and over. This section of Virginia is always a bliss to check out during camping season. As if Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail wasn't enough, you can also go fishing, playing golf, swimming, hiking, and whitewater paddling, so you won’t get bored.
Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail is an old favorite with campers from Roseland. The obliging
 
    operators of the campground and the prettiness of the location are pretty unbelievable. You really can't spend all your time indoors; you've got to get out of the house every now and then, and Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail
 in Virginia is a really fine location to spend some time.
Wintergreen has 90 acres to ski on; 62% of the ski slopes are intermediate or beginner which is perfect for learners; 38% of the ski slopes are tough. There is a total of 20 ski slopes at nearby Wintergreen; this ski area receives 3 feet of ice cold snow every winter. There are 5 great ski lifts at Wintergreen, and the elevation difference is 1,003 feet. A close by grade III-IV whitewater sweep can be encountered on Tye River; the Nash to Tye River portion is 15 miles long. When the conditions are right this sweep of Tye River is a cool sweep of river for paddling. Don't go paddling ahead of first checking the latest conditions;
 
it's dangerous business. A game of bowling is fun at nearby Virginia State Womens Bowling, and you'll discover a scenic lake called Lake Monocan.  

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Other campgrounds near Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Virginia:

   Maupin Field Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Roseland, 2 miles away
      
   Sherando Lake, Roseland, 3 miles away
      
   Sherando Lake Campground, Augusta County, 4 miles away
      
   George Washington - Sherando Lake Recreation Area, Lyndhurst, 4 miles away
      
   The Priest Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Montebello, 5 miles away
      
   Crabtree Falls Campgrounds, Tyro, 5 miles away
      
   Kennedy Fields Campgrounds, Augusta County, 6 miles away
      
   Piney River Campground, Piney River, 7 miles away
      
   Shenandoah Acres Campground, Stuarts Draft, 8 miles away
      
   Camp Blue Ridge, Montebello, 9 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Virginia:

   Tye River, Nelson County, 3 miles away
      Class III-IV - 15 miles long (Nash to Tye River)

   Rockfish River - South Fork, Nelson County, 3 miles away
      Class V - 3.2 miles long (Wintergreen to Beech Grove)

   Back Creek - South River Tributary, Augusta County, 4 miles away
      Class II-III - 9 miles long (Sherando Lake to South River)

   Tye River - North Fork, Nelson County, 5 miles away
      Class V - 3 miles long (Above Nash to Confluence with Tye River)

   Shoe Creek, Amherst / Nelson County, 7 miles away
      Class III-V - 2 miles long (North Fork to Piney)


Public Lands near Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Virginia:

   Shenandoah National Park, Luray - VA, 58 miles away
      
   Booker T Washington National Monument, Hardy - VA, 63 miles away
      
   Holliday Lake State Park, Virginia, 30 miles away


Trails near Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Virginia:

   White Rock Gap Trail, Augusta County, 3 miles away

   Mills Creek Trail, Augusta County, 4 miles away

   Turkey Pen Ridge Trail, Augusta County, 5 miles away

   Kennedy Ridge Trail, Augusta County, 6 miles away

   Stony Run Trail, Augusta County, 8 miles away

   Cold Spring Bald Mountain Trail, Augusta County, 8 miles away

   Tolley Gap Trail, Amherst County, 12 miles away


Golf Courses Near Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Virginia:

   Devils Knob Golf Course, Nellysford, 5 miles away

   Spring Creek Golf Club, Zion Crossroads, 5 miles away

   Stoney Creek Golf Course, Nellysford, 8 miles away

   Bunker Valley Golf Range, Waynesboro, 10 miles away

   Swannanoa Country Club, Afton, 12 miles away


Lakes Near Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Virginia:

   Lake Monocan, Nelson County, 9 miles away


Current weather conditions at Harpers Creek Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Virginia
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Local climate location: STAUNTON SEWAGE PLANT 12 miles away


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