Elevation

3,280 ft / 1,000 m

#418 in Virginia

#42,747 in United States

Prominence

1,367 ft / 417 m

#20 in Virginia

#1,676 in United States

Summits

118 summits

#2 in Virginia

#268 in United States

Top climbing months

October   15%

June   13%

July   12%

Most climbed route

Ridge Trail

10.2 mi • 2,372 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.
45 summits • 10.2 mi • 2,372 ft gain • 4 hr 54 min
2 summits • 10.7 mi • 2,429 ft gain • 4 hr 39 min • Class 3
1 summit • 23.2 mi • 6,793 ft gain • 13 hr 44 min
1 summit • 4.5 mi • 2,504 ft gain • 5 hr 39 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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