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Elachee Hike with optional -CRKs Wild and Scenic Film Festival

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Elachee Nature Center   Hike: Elachee Hike with optional -CRKs Wild and Scenic Film Festival  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Sat, May 16 2020  3:00 pm >> Sat, May 16 2020 5:00 pm
Registration Opens: Mon, Mar 2 2020 7:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Fri, May 15 2020 7:00 pm
Event Duration:2 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Distance:5.5 Miles
Trip Leader(s):
Paula Schubert
Charles W
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:12
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 12 / 1 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


Come join us for a 5.5 mile hike at the Elachee Nature Science Center.

We'll be hiking a figure 8 loop, which will include the east and west trails along with the Dunlap trail twice to make our figure 8 loop. totalling 5.5 miles (Orange and part of pink trail.

There's $5 per car fee to get into the Nature Center, but the trails are free to hike.

We will meet at the overflow lot (NOT the visitor center) at 2 pm.

The visitor center does has restrooms, but as said above, we are not parking there.

Click on here for a map of the trails.


Unfotunately we won't be running a carpool just because your TL's are on the complete opposite side of town (Woodstock). We'll be coming across Hwy 369 to 400 straight into the town of Gainseville.

If there are folks out there who would like to set up their own carpool, let us know and we'll do our best to send out emails to see who would be willing.

Optional CRK Film Fest:

Following our hike at Elachee, CRK is hosting their 6th annual Click HERE for the separate AOC event.

Required Items to Bring:

small pack/backpack
$5 for pass to enter into Elachee Nature Center
Pleasant attitude

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How to Get There:
Event Directions:

Elachee Nature Center

2125 Elachee Dr, Gainesville, GA 30504





We will be keeping this group to no more than 12 members, so if you sign up and can't make it please make sure you remove yourself so others would have a chance to hike with us.

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