Not wanting to waste a summer weekend, my father and I made plans to hike to Dragon’s Tooth.
Dragon’s Tooth is a summit just off of the Appalachian Trail (AT) in Catawba, Virginia. The classic route is the Dragon’s Tooth trail: A 3 mile trail which partially shares the AT on its way to the top.
Our choice is a longer route starting at the McAfee Knob trailhead and heading South on the AT until it joins with the Dragon’s Tooth trail. This will add about 4 miles and travel along a ridgeline with ample opportunity for scenic views. Continue Reading →