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Unicoi Gap to Brasstown Bald
|Event Location:||North GA|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Nov 23 2019 6:30 am >> Sat, Nov 23 2019 6:30 pm (Carpool Departure: 6:30 am *log in for location*)|
|Registration Opens:||Wed, Nov 6 2019 8:00 pm|
|Registration Cut Off:||Thu, Nov 21 2019 10:00 pm|
|Event Duration:||12 Hours|
|Difficulty Rating:||D6: Advanced|
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|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 21 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||8|
|Minimum Group Size:||3|
|Number Registered So Far:||7 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||No|
Are you ready for a fun and challenging hike? This ~20 miler from Unicoi Gap to the summit of Brasstown Bald, the highest mountain in GA, and back might be for you.
Just .15 mi/160 feet down from the Chattahoochee Gap is a trickle of water at 3200 feet, this spring is widely regarded as the origin/headwaters of the Chattahoochee River.
The trip leader(s) reserves the right to consider participant's past history and to make the final determination for participation on this hike.
|How to Get There:|
Head North on I-85 to I-985 past Gainesville for aprox. 47 miles. Turn left onto GA-384N/Duncan Bridge Rd SW and continue until the road ends at GA-75. Turn right on GA-75N for 12.4 miles passing through Helen GA. The parking area near the trailhead is on the right-hand side.
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||148Mile(s)|
|Carpool Departure Time:||6:30 am|
|Carpool Location:||Log in for location|
|Carpool Directions:||Log in for directions|
|Carpool Cost:||Estimated cost per vehicle for this event is $59.20 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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