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The Channels - an east coast slot canyon

Trip Leader - Christina McIntyre

Trip Date: Sunday, Mar 26, 2023
7:00:00 AM - 7:00:00 PM
Max Attendees: 10
Trip Type: Dayhike Pets:Pets NOT Allowed
Attendee Restrictions:Members OnlyDistance/Difficulty:6 Miles - Moderate
Driving Required:Yes


The Channels is a hidden sandstone labyrinth in southwest Virginia. It will take about 2.5 hrs to drive there (thus the early start). We're reserving the whole day so we can enjoy this unique space. For more information: https://visitabingdonvirginia.com/landmarks/a-guide-to-the-great-channels-a-one-of-a-kind-maze-of-boulders-and-crevices-in-southwest-virginia We will be partnering with Friends of Southwest Virginia who will provide an experienced guide to the area.



What You Should Bring

Pack a lunch, water, and snacks. Wear appropriate footwear for hiking on rough trails.

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