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|Event Location:||Chattahoochee River (CNRA) Cochran Shoals at Columns Dr. in NW metro Atlanta. 152 Columns Dr.|
|Date(s) & Time:||Mon, May 29 2017 9:00 am >> Mon, May 29 2017 11:30 am (Carpool Departure: 8:45 am *log in for location*)|
|Registration Opens:||Sun, May 28 2017 5:07 pm|
|Registration Cut Off:||Mon, May 29 2017 8:00 am|
|Event Duration:||2 Hours 30 Minutes|
|Difficulty Rating:||D3: Moderate|
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|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 21 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||12|
|Minimum Group Size:||2|
|Number Registered So Far:||7 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||Yes|
PARKING IS REALLY BAD. PLEASE USE THE CARPOOL OR ARRIVE REALLY EARLY TO AVOID DELAYS.
Lets enjoy this beautiful Fall day with a great hike at a moderate pace from the river level of Cochran Shoals to the Sope Creek and back.
The hike will start at 9:00 am sharp by the bulletin board at the end of the Columns Drive parking lot.
We expect to finish before 11:30 pm. This will be a moderate hike with wonderful weather. We'll begin the hike near the Chattahoochee River and ascend North on a small trail towards Sope Creek, passing by a 19th century family graveyard with moderate climbs. When we reach Sibley pond, we will head East towards the old flour mill by Paper Mill Rd. to take a water break and eat our snacks. Then we will proceed by smaller trails in the Sope Creek area to see the old paper mill that was burned by Union forces during the Civil War (a must see) across the creek, to continue Southwest back to Cochran Shoals.
|How to Get There:|
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||4Mile(s)|
|Carpool Departure Time:||8:45 am|
|Carpool Location:||Log in for location|
|Carpool Directions:||Log in for directions|
|Carpool Cost:||Estimated cost per vehicle for this event is $1.60 using a reimbursement rate guideline of $0.400 per mile. The total amount should be divided by the number of people in the vehicle, including the driver. This is a guideline, not a rule, for drivers but the cost should not be higher unless there are extenuating circumstances.|
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