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Bear Hair, DRT to Blood Mountain
|Event Location:||Vogel State Park, Blairsville, GA|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Nov 6 2021 9:00 am >> Sat, Nov 6 2021 2:30 pm|
|Registration Opens:||Mon, Nov 1 2021 8:00 pm|
|Registration Cut Off:||Fri, Nov 5 2021 8:00 pm|
|Event Duration:||5 Hours 30 Minutes|
|Difficulty Rating:||D4: Moderate to Difficult|
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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:||5 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||No|
We will be hiking the Bear Hair Gap Trail (counter clockwise), until we connect with the Coosa Backcountry Trail, then we have a short steep gain to the Duncan Ridge Trail up to the AT to Blood Mountain, then retrace our steps back to Coosa and finish at Vogel State Park. A loop trail with a spur.
Total distance 9 miles with an elevation of 2410 feet.
We will be out of town at signup time, but will review the emails, etc. when we have internet connectivity (11/3).
This is the high end of a D4, nearly a D5; so if you've not got strong AOC D4 experience or D5, please send the trip leaders your most recent hike (distance, duration, elevation gain); if we don't hear from you, we will move you to the waitlist.
|How to Get There:|
Vogel State Park, Blairsville, Ga 30512
Please be there about 8:45 am.
There is a $5.00 State Park fee per vehicle that can be bought at the park visitor's office.
* We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines while participating in AOC events.
$5.00 per vehicle for parking if you don't have a yearly State Parks Pass.
Cancellation/Partial Attendance: Please review the AOC cancellation policy.