Places to Hike

If you are looking for places to hike, consider one of the many Federal, State and Local areas where PATC works.  Use the links below to find out more about specific areas: 

The Appalachian Trail in Pennsylvania:

 Caledonia State Park    PATC Maps 2-3      Circuit Hikes in Va., W.Va., Md. and Pa. 
 Michaux State Forest    PATC Maps 2-3Map 4      Circuit Hikes in Va., W.Va., Md. and Pa.
 Pine Grove Furnace State Park    PATC Maps 2-3      Circuit Hikes in Va., W.Va., Md. and Pa.

The Appalachian Trail in Maryland:
 C&O Canal National Historic Park     PATC Maps 5-6
Map 7
   AT Guide to Md. and N. Va.    Hikes in Western Md.
 Gathland State Park    PATC Maps 5-6    AT Guide to Md. and N. Va.
 Greenbriar State Park    PATC Maps 5-6    AT Guide to Md. and N. Va.
 Washington Monument State Park    PATC Maps 5-6    AT Guide to Md. and N. Va.

The Appalachian Trail in Virginia and West Virginia:
 Harpers Ferry National Historic Park    PATC Maps 5-6,
 
Map 7
   AT Guide to Md. and N. Va.
 
Circuit Hikes in Va., W.Va., Md. and Pa.
 Sky Meadows State Park    PATC Map 8    AT Guide to Md. and N. Va.
 Circuit Hikes in Va., W.Va., Md. and Pa.
 G. Richard Thompson Wlidlife Management Area    PATC Map 8    AT Guide to Md. and N. Va.
 Shenandoah National Park    PATC Map 9, Map 10,
 
Map 11
   AT Guide to SNP, Circuit Hikes in SNP

The Catoctin Trail in Maryland:
 Catoctin Mountain Park    PATC Maps 5-6     Hikes in Western Md. 
 City of Frederick Municipal Forest    PATC Maps 5-6    Hikes in Western Md.
 Cunningham Falls State Park    PATC Maps 5-6     Hikes in Western Md.
 Gambrill State Park    PATC Maps 5-6     Hikes in Western Md.

The Tuscarora Trail in Pennsylvania:
 Buchanan State Forest    PATC Map K    Tuscarora Guide North Half
 Colonel Denning State Park    PATC Map J    Tuscarora Guide North Half
 Cowans Gap State Park    PATC Map K    Tuscarora Guide North Half
 Tuscarora State Forest    PATC Map J    Tuscarora Guide North Half

The Tuscarora Trail in Virginia and West Virginia:
 George Washington National Forest    PATC Map FMap G     Guide to Great North MountainTuscarora Trail South Half
 Shenandoah National Park    PATC Map 9, Map 10,
 
Map 11
   Tuscarora Trail South Half, Circuit Hikes in SNP
 Sleepy Creek Wildlife Management Area    PATC Map L    Tuscarora Trail South Half

The Bull Run-Occoquan Trail in Virginia:
 Bull Run Regional Park
 Bull Run Marina Regional Park
 Fountainhead Regional Park
 Hemlock Overlook Regional Park

Other Places in the Region:
 Bull Run Mountains Conservancy        
 Cabin John Regional Park    PATC Map D    
 Fowlers Hollow State Park        
 Fredericksburg/Spotsylvania National Battlefields        
 Great Falls Virginia    PATC Map D    
 Manassas Battlefield Park        
 Prince William Forest Park        
 Rock Creek Park    PATC Map N    
 Sugarloaf Mountain        Hikes in Western Md. 
 Turkey Run Park/GWMP    PATC Map D    
 Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts