AT Section Hiking - Tesnatee Gap to Low Gap Shelter
|Event Location:||North GA- Tesnatee Gap - 15 miles northwest of Cleveland, GA|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sun, May 23 2021 8:30 am >> Sun, May 23 2021 2:30 pm|
|Registration Opens:||Thu, May 13 2021 7:00 pm|
|Registration Cut Off:||Sun, May 23 2021 6:00 am|
|Event Duration:||6 Hours|
|Difficulty Rating:||D4: Moderate to Difficult|
|Trip Leader(s):||Gary Hubert|
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|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 21 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||10|
|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:||Yes|
We will go at a steady, moderate pace, with some stops. This is an in and out hike with a total distance of approximately 11 miles and vertical rise of about 2,000 feet, We will be hiking east on the Appalachian Trail from Tesnatee Gap to Low Gap. The hike includes several climbs and descents with a scenic view of Towns Creek Valley and the Georgia piedmont from the top of Wildcat Mountain. Wildcat Mountain has a rocky summit similar to Blood Mountain. There is a shelter at Low Gap which will be our lunch spot.
Please bring a mask along for when you are unable to social distance. You will not be required to wear one while hiking.
Please meet directly at the trailhead by 8:20AM. You can use google maps directions with the destination being Tesnatee Gap.
|How to Get There:|
Use google maps directions with the destination being Tesnatee Gap.
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