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Bearfence Mountain Reviews
The trail to the top is well-kept and nice. It is not a very long hike for a good reward. This time of year, we were able to see some around the trees, but in the summer, I’m unsure how the view would... more »
Have visited Shenandoah 4 times in last years, but never climbed bearfance mountain, may be because it’s a short hike and right off the skyline drive. Glad I lately did it. There is little struggle on... more »
This was very pretty but very busy! I had heard that the rock scramble was comparable to that of Old Rag and I'd have to disagree big time. The trail is also very short. It's a good quick hike off Skyline Drive. Also it includes a great hike on the Appalachian Trail.. always awesome!!
Rock scramble is really fun and highly recommended. The view point at halfway is one of the best spots for sunrise/sunset.
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