Elevation

5,729 ft / 1,746 m

Prominence

2,448 ft / 746 m

Summits

80 summits

Top climbing months

May   17%

July   14%

October   12%

Most climbed route

Appalachian Trail

Highlights
  • Mount Rogers is the highest peak in Virginia.
  • Most easily accessed from Grayson Highlands State Park by following the Appalachian Trail southbound for 3.5 miles to a blue-blazed trail leading to the summit, which is covered by trees.
  • The Appalachian Trail passes within a half mile of the summit, making the area especially popular with hikers.
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