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Spring Camping at Crockford

The Basics:
Event Type:Camping
Event Location: Pigeon Mountain Wilderness Area
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Apr 26 2002  9:00 am >> N/A
Registration Opens: Mon, Jan 1 2007 12:00 am
Registration Cut Off: Mon, Apr 22 2002 11:59 pm
Event Duration:per itinerary
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Trip Leader(s):

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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:25
Minimum Group Size:10
Number Registered So Far: 1 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Easy to Moderate

Tired of winter? Its time to get back outdoors. Join us for our spring camping trip. We will arrive at Crockford-Pigeon Mountain Wilderness area on Friday evening. After dinner, well enjoy the usual camp activities around the fire. Well be camping in a primitive site (no facilities ). During the day, you have your choice of activities. There are 42.5 miles of hiking trails, 42.5 miles of mountain biking trails, as well as rock climbing and fishing in the area.

Required Items to Bring:
Sleeping bag/pad
Weather appropriate clothing (remember it gets chilly in the mountains at night)
Toilet paper
(If you are new to camping contact for more information on gear and packing....
Recommended Items to Bring:
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Mountain Bike
Hiking Boots
Insect repellant
Rain gear

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Lafayette, Ga 9:00 at the Ranger Check in Station. Take I-75 North to Hwy 136. Take Hwy 136 North/West to Lafayette. Once in Lafayette, follow the signs for Hwy 27. From the junction of Hwy 27 and 193 drive West on 193 2.8 miles to Chamberlain Rd and turn Left. Drive 3.6 miles to Rocky Lane, on the right which leads into the WMA. Turns are marked with signs for the WMA. Meet at the Ranger station. If you have a 4-wheel drive vehicle, please drive it. The roads, although generally passable by passenger vehicle, are often steep and always very rough.


Are Dogs Permitted? Well-behaved dogs are permitted upon approval of the trip leader. We will limit the number of dogs on the trip on a first come first served basis. Keep in mind that dogs must be leashed at ALL times. Dogs must be accompanied at all times so they cant be left alone in camp.

Will this event occur rain or shine? Yes

Contact info for organizer for day of event: will be emailed prior to event.
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Cost Includes:$15.00 per person - This includes 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts, and 2 lunches. (We will provide for special food requirements if you let us know IN ADVANCE). Cancellation okay before April 22nd for partial refund (minus paypal fees). No refunds after April 22nd.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:   Please review the AOC cancellation policy.