Elevation

3,284 ft / 1,001 m

#408 in Virginia

#39,653 in United States

Prominence

1,355 ft / 413 m

#20 in Virginia

#1,406 in United States

Summits

92 summits

#2 in Virginia

#275 in United States

Top climbing months

October   15%

June   12%

July   12%

Most climbed route

Ridge Trail

10.0 mi • 2,390 ft gain

Highlights

  • Although by no means the highest mountain in the area, Old Rag is far-and-away the hiking gem of Shenandoah.
  • The classic scramble up Old Rag's craggy granite Ridge Trail holds many surprises including one crux section of class 3 scrambling.
40 summits • 10.0 mi • 2,390 ft gain • 5 hr 15 min
1 summit • 23.2 mi • 6,793 ft gain • 13 hr 44 min
1 summit • 7.3 mi • 2,132 ft gain • 2 hr 5 min
1 summit • 8.5 mi • 2,644 ft gain • 10 hr 58 min

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