Sawtooth & Sandstone Ridges

6.0 miles, moderate terrain
2 miles from the Orange Market + 7-mile shuttle, $1.00 carpool fee

The hike starts at the McAfee Trailhead parking lot near VA-311 & VA-864. It follows the roller coaster Sawtooth Ridge, with views of Fort Lewis Mountain on the left and Cove Mountain and North Mountain on the right. Then it winds through open meadows across Catawba Valley, to a final climb over Sandstone Ridge and down to the AT trailhead on VA-624 about a mile from VA-311