Featured Adventures


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Welcome to our Trail Programs Featured Adventures Section!  We hope you find
something you will enjoy.

Walkabout is a great spot for advice and gear.

Walkabout is our main sponsor for Roanoke 7 Summits and offers complimentary programming to assist hikers in reaching their goal of conquering 7 Peaks in 7 Weeks.

7 Summits and Beyond: An Introduction to Hiking, October 9, 2014

Whether you are just starting out or returning after some time away from the trail, be sure you are on top of your game! Topics in the first course will range from trail maps and first aid to water filtration and footwear. Be prepared for your 7 Summits journey and gear up locally!
Meeting Date: Thursday, October 9th 7:00pm-8:30pm
Price: FREE!
Meeting Location: This class will be held at the Valley View Walkabout Outfitter location 4822J Valley View Blvd NW. For more information, contact Walkabout Outfitter at 540-777-0990.
Register Here. There is no deadline to register, you can sign in as you enter the shop.
7 Summits and Beyond: Walkabout After Hours, October 29, 2014
Now is your time to ask questions of Walkabout Staff and outdoor adventure instructors from City of Roanoke Parks and Recreation about the ins and outs of GEAR. There are a ton of options out there–what ones are right for you? Is your pack even the right size or type for what you need? Try the gear, ask questions, and prepare to conquer Roanoke’s 7 Summits!
Meeting Date: Wednesday, October 29th 7:00pm-8:30pm
Price: FREE!
Meeting Location: This class will be held at the Valley View Walkabout Outfitter location 4822J Valley View Blvd NW. For more information, contact Walkabout Outfitter at 540-777-0990.
Register Here. There is no deadline to register, you can sign in as you enter the shop.
7 Summits and Beyond: Summit Celebration!, November 13, 2014
You’ve conquered Roanoke’s 7 Summits! Now let’s celebrate! Stop by Walkabout Outfitter at 7:00pm on Thursday, November 13th to pick up your Roanoke Seven Summits Shirt and join in the celebration with other Summiteers! Be ready to be recognized if you hiked all 7 peaks in 7 weeks, enjoy some light snacks and refreshments courtesy of Walkabout Outfitter, and stick around for our closing ceremony.
Meeting Date: Thursday, November 13th 7:00pm-8:30pm
Price: FREE!
Meeting Location: This class will be held at the Valley View Walkabout Outfitter location 4822J Valley View Blvd NW. For more information, contact Walkabout Outfitter at 540-777-0990.
Register Here. There is no deadline to register, you can sign in as you enter the shop.