Laurel Run - Stack Rock - Hidden Waterfall (Rating: A) April 27 2019

Laurel Run - Stack Rock - Hidden Waterfall (Rating: A) April 27 2019

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Updated on Apr 19, 2019

Laurel Run - Stack Rock - Hidden Waterfall (Rating: A)

What Laurel Run - Stack Rock - Hidden Waterfall (Rating: A)
When Saturday, April 27, 2019
07:00 AM to 06:00 PM
By Northern Virginia Hiking Club (NVHC)
Where Centreville Park & Ride Lot
14700 Lee Highway
Centreville, VA 20120
Located in CENTREVILLE, VA

This is a 11 mile hike with 3000' elevation gain in the George Washington & Jefferson National Forests (http://www.fs.usda.gov/gwj). The hike begins on the Laurel Run trail which will ascend to the top of Great North Mountain. We then follow the ridge on the North Mountain Trail with excellent views on both sides. We descend on the Falls Ridge trail then on an unofficial trail to a beautiful hidden waterfall where we will have lunch. After that we retrace our steps with a 1000' climb to the Stack Rock trail and take the Laurel Run Spur trail (.8 mile road walk) back to the cars. We hike at a[masked] mph when moving.

Dogs are permitted on this hike in accordance with the NVHC Dog Policy. https://tinyurl.com/nvhcdogpolicy"

Leader: Ed Brimberg[masked](C)

Carpoolers Meet: Centreville Commuter Lot @ 7:00am

Carpool Fee:$7

Park Entry Fee: $0

Rating: A (http://www.nvhc.com/ratings.html)

Mao for hike: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1_c4IcmDuJw5Zi-1ck-jFwXJo9Wd0r4v8

Driving Time to trail head: 1 hour 30 minutes

****You must be experienced in hikes of this distance and elevation gain. There is significant uphill in the first couple of miles.****

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