U S 58 to Damascus (AT)
16.6 miles, Strenuous
81 miles from Roanoke, $7.00 carpool fee
This hike will be in the Mount Rogers Scenic Area, near the Tennessee state line. Parts
of the trail will be along Whitetop Laurel Creek. The A.T. combines with the
Virginia Creeper Trail for a short stretch of the hike. The hike will end in
Damascus, Virginia which is known as the friendliest town along the A.T. The
A.T. goes right down the main street through town.