Columns Drive - Quick 6 at 6:00
|Event Location:||Columns Drive CRNRA|
|Date(s) & Time:||Thu, Jun 13 2019 6:00 pm >> Thu, Jun 13 2019 8:00 pm|
|Registration Opens:||Mon, Jun 10 2019 10:00 am|
|Registration Cut Off:||Thu, Jun 13 2019 2:00 pm|
|Event Duration:||2 Hours|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Easy to Moderate|
|Trip Leader(s):||Bill S|
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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:||9 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||No|
Hello everyone; I will be taking over for Mike while he is away. We will do the same pace and distance with a few twists in the trail. This is not a hike for beginners though.
Let’s get a quick 6 in after work. We’ll start at Columns Drive CRNRA. From there we’ll wind our way up to Soap Creek, taking in a brief stop at the old ruins. Then we’ll wind our way back to Columns Drive.
The hike will be close to 6 miles and about 700 feet of total elevation gain. We’ll be moving at a fast pace, averaging about 3 mph.
There is a $5 parking fee at CRNRA parks or you can buy an annual pass for $40. There is a kiosk at the parking lot to purchase parking passes.
There are restrooms at the parking area.
|How to Get There:|
Coming from Sandy Springs or Roswell on Johnson Ferry Road, turn left on Columns Drive. The turn is just after crossing the Chattahocohee River. Follow Columns Drive to the end. It will dead end in the Columns Drive CRNRA parking lot.
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