TRIPS & EVENTS
2nd Bartram Trail Hike
DATE: Aug 17, 2017 Thursday
END DATE: Aug 17, 2017 Thursday
Trip/Event Location: Clayton GA
Jacksonville, FL United States
Meeting Time: 8:30 AM
Max # People: 8
Trip Guiding / Event Fee: No, I will not be asking participants for money
Moderate to Strenuous
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Region: South Atlantic
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This will be a moderate to strenuous hike traveling north to south along the Bartram Trail in the Chattahoochee National Forest. It will be a one way hike and will require a shuttle.
This hike will cross many streams as we start south with 15 bridges in the first 3 miles. The trail will ascend Rabun Bald (second highest point in Georgia with elevation of 4696 feet). We should expect an elevation gain of 1950 feet. This should be a scenic event with an observation tower atop Rabun Bald, with views of South Carolina, North Carolina and of course Georgia.
Plan on 7 hours of hiking and shuttling for this event.
We will meet at the Burger King in Clayton in the morning and we will the Burger King for the Trailheads at 8:30 AM sharp. Please arrive earlier for meeting and breakfast.
Driving directions to the location and spot to meet at:
In the morning we will meet at the Clayton Burger King. Leaving there at 8:30 AM sharp.
The Address for the Burger King is; 73 Rickman Street, Clayton, Georgia 30525.
Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous
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