How a College Professor Spends Free Time - Buck Hollow Trail

By
Real Estate Agent with The Wilson Team - Keller Williams

 

I wasn't on the trip in this video, but I've always loved working with the trail crews. So watching this video brought back pleasant memories!

The 'professor' in this video is actually a college professor, the PhD type, but also my brother.  So, I've had the best guide and the best instructor on the trails of the Shenandoah National Park. 

If you are in Virginia and close to the Appalachian Trail, especially if you are an avid hiker, consider a little trail work.  The trails don't maintain themselves!  The Potomac Appalachian Trail Club maintains a lot of the trails in the Shenandoah area in northern Virginia.  Check out their site for trail maps.

It's almost warm enough for me to get back out on the trails - I'm a fair weather hiker!  What I miss the most - the quiet!

Driving from where I live in Ashburn Virginia, with all the hustle and bustle of suburbia and big city (Washington DC) rush hour traffic, toward Shenandaoh National Park ... I could always feel the stress melting away!  Literally.

When I got out of the car at my destination, it was so quiet and relaxing.  Even a few hours hiking or working on the trail reduced my stress and re-energized me!

My favorite trail?   Buck Hollow - Buck Ridge
Check it out ... it's been maintained by the some of the same crew as in the video, including The Professor!  Some of his best work is on upper Buck Hollow trail.




Posted by

 

 

Michael Wilson - Loudoun Real Estate

Michael Wilson ~ Realtor®

 

The Wilson Team - NoVa Real Estate Group
Northern Virginia Real Estate
Selling Homes in Ashburn, Leesburg, and all of Northern Virginia
!

Keller Williams Realty
20130 Lakeview Center Plaza, Suite 110, Ashburn VA 20147

 Call:   703-722-8831 

MWilson@KW.com

Connect on:  Facebook icon  Youtube icon

close

This entry hasn't been re-blogged:

Re-Blogged By Re-Blogged At
Topic:
ActiveRain Community
Location:
Virginia
Tags:
hiking
shenandoah national park
buck hollow trail
potomac appalachian trail club

Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Spam prevention
Post a Comment
Spam prevention

What's the reason you're reporting this blog entry?

Are you sure you want to report this blog entry as spam?

Rainer
33,158

Michael Wilson

NoVa Real Estate
Ask me a question
*
*
*
*
Spam prevention

Additional Information