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Sunday Hike Amicalola Falls - Len Foote Hike Inn Loop
|Event Location:||Amicalola State Park , GA|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sun, Apr 25 2021 9:15 am >> Sun, Apr 25 2021 3:00 pm|
|Registration Opens:||Wed, Apr 21 2021 6:00 pm|
|Registration Cut Off:||Sat, Apr 24 2021 12:00 pm|
|Event Duration:||5 Hours 45 Minutes|
|Difficulty Rating:||D4: Moderate to Difficult|
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|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 21 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||7|
|Minimum Group Size:||3|
|Number Registered So Far:||6 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||No|
It will be a gorgeous and sunnySunday - so join me!
Spectacular mountain scenery and hiking trails make this one of Georgia’s most popular state parks. At 729 feet, Amicalola Falls is the tallest cascading waterfall in the Southeast.
We will hike the AT Approach Trail and return back via the Len Foote route with an approx. 2,300 ft elevation gain. We will walk at a moderate speed with a few stragetic stops to have some water and regroup. A longer stop for our well-deserved lunch break at the Hike Inn is just one highlight we are all looking forward to! (approx. 30 minutes)
Please Note: We will walk at a moderate pace - not too fast but not too slow either. --- This is not a self-paced hike, so you need to make sure you can walk at a moderate speed to stay with the group ---- I will adhere to COVID guidelines, so please make sure you have a mask with you and keep a safe distance to other hikers in the group.
I will contact anyone I feel does not have adequate experience for this hike. Contact me if you aren't sure if you can do this hike or keep up with the group.
There will be no official car-pool!
We will start the hike in the parking lot above the falls (Where the bathrooms are) at 9:15 am.
There is a $5.00 fee per car for the park.
* We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines while participating in AOC events.
$5.00 State Park Fee unless you have an annual park pass.
Cancellation/Partial Attendance: Please review the AOC cancellation policy.
Stay tuned for the weather report. We will cancel only if the weather is severe. So bring a raincoat or poncho!