Pine Swamp (635) to Johns Creek (632) 113-Mile Hike # 10
13.2 miles, moperate terrain
62 miles from Roanoke, $7.00 carpool fee
The hike is located in Giles County.From Stony Creek Valley
we will climb 1,100 feet in one mile to the heavily wooded northern slope of
Big Mountain. The trail winds through the 11,172-acre Mountain Lake Wilderness
between Salt Sulphur Turnpike and the War Spur Shelter. Wind Rock on Potts
Mountain provides the best viewpoint of the hike.