This has turned into one of our favorite spring hikes. I'll put in more details later.
14 May - Drive to Damascus, shuttle to Trail Head, camp on AT at Old Orchard Shelter. (~2mi)
15 May - Hike AT/Crest Trail to meadow next to Thomas Knob Shelter (either ~10mi via A.T. or ~5mi via crest trail)
16 May - Hike AT to Lost Mountain Shelter (~11mi)
17 May - AT to Va Creeper Trail to spot on Laurel Cr (5 miles from Damascus) (~8mi)
18 May - Hike to Damascus,(~5mi) visit trail days, drive home