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Big and Little Kennesaw Over and Back
|Event Location:||Kennesaw Mountain Overflow Parking Lot.1200 Old 41 Hwy NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152|
|Date(s) & Time:||Thu, Aug 6 2020 8:30 am >> Thu, Aug 6 2020 11:00 am|
|Registration Opens:||Sun, Aug 2 2020 6:00 pm|
|Registration Cut Off:||Wed, Aug 5 2020 8:00 pm|
|Event Duration:||2 Hours 30 Minutes|
|Difficulty Rating:||D4: Moderate to Difficult|
|Trip Leader(s):||Leigh B|
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|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 21 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||10|
|Minimum Group Size:||3|
|Number Registered So Far:||9 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||No|
Lets begin our hike at the Overflow Parking Lot (park towards the back). The walk to and from the parking lot to the mountain gives us the extra half mile on our distance. From the parking lot, we will go to the Visitors Center and stop briefly for a bio break if anyone needs the loo. Water fountains are closed so have your water with you.
We will head up and over Kennesaw on to Little Kennesaw and head down to the Burnt Hickory side of the Park. We will immediately turn around and head back the way we came. We will try to stay together at an average moving pace of 2.7 mph.
We have labelled this hike a fast pace. To complete the hike in under 2.5 hours you must have recent D4 experience and be comfortable maintaining a moderate to fast pace with only short breaks for consuming water.
If you do not have a pass for parking, please go to www.recreation.gov/sitepass/2788 to get a pass before the hike. The Visitor Center is closed and you will not be able to purchase a day pass.
|How to Get There:|
From I75 North exit 267B Hwy 5 Canton Road Connector (Do not take 267A as you will be going in the wrong direction after you exit). Carry on after the exit to the Church Street Extension where you will go right. Carry on over the railroad tracks and turn left on to Old 41. Go straight and you will see the mountain park on your left. Go through the red light at the park and continue straight and you wills ee the overflow parking on the left hand side.
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