Hiking, Backpacking and Camping

The Blue Ridge Mountains are a mecca for hiking and backpacking. Ferrum is situated right in the heart of it with the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Appalachian Trail, national forests and local recreational areas available for exploration.

On campus hikes

Single day outings

Multi day backpacking

Wilderness skills

Backpacks, tents, sleeping bags, pads, stoves and cook sets available to check out at no charge

Ferrum College Marble Yard Hike
ferrum camping