Amicalola Falls with 425 Stairs - Sat, Dec 13 2014

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Amicalola Falls with 425 Stairs

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Amicalola State Park
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Dec 13 2014  6:30 am >> Sat, Dec 13 2014 1:30 pm  (Carpool Departure: 6:30 am   *log in for location*)
Registration Opens: Tue, Dec 9 2014 6:00 am
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Dec 12 2014 9:00 pm
Event Duration:7 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D5: Difficult
Distance:12 Miles
Trip Leader(s):
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:8
Minimum Group Size:3
Number Registered So Far: 3 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes




This will be a fitness hike with a few pauses for intermediate to advanced hikers.  We will start at the Visitor's Center parking lot and warm up with the 425 stairs to the top of the falls.  There will be a quick snack break at the Len Foote Hike Inn then we will return via the hike inn loop.

If you do not have recent D4 or D5 experiance, the trip leader may contact you.

Please note:  The trip leader reserves the right to remove anyone from the list who they feel cannot handle this trip.


Required Items to Bring:

Good hiking shoes or boots
Water bottle/hydration pack and snack 
Hiking gear appropriate for the trail and weather conditions

$ for carpool and state park fee

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:

From the Park & Ride we will go north on Georgia 400 past the outlet Mall to GA 136. Left on 136 till GA 52. Right until the park entrance.

We will meet at the visitor's center parking lot.

Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):90Mile(s)
Carpool Departure Time: 6:30 am
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Carpool Cost: Estimated cost per vehicle for this event is $36.00 using a reimbursement rate guideline of $0.400 per mile. The total amount should be divided by the number of people in the vehicle, including the driver. This is a guideline, not a rule, for drivers but the cost should not be higher unless there are extenuating circumstances.


Will this event occur rain or shine? Maybe

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Cost Includes:

$5.00 State Park Fee unless you have an annual park pass

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:   Please review the AOC cancellation policy.