Saturday, December 9 — Gilbert Gaul Loop, Fall Creek Falls State Park, 4.5 miles, loop, easy to moderate, 100’ el. gain. Following this hike, there will also be an optional exploratory hike to Woodcock Cove climbing trails above Dunlap, around 3-5 miles, with one short but steep section. The first hike to Gilbert Gaul Loop has rolling hills, with half of the loop through the woods. On its return, the trail parallels the shore of Fall Creek Lake with several good views. Bring water and snacks. Meet at the trailhead at 8:45 am CT, or for carpooling/caravanning, meet at 8.30 am ET at the Durham Street parking lot (ball fields) off Dayton Pike in Soddy-Daisy. https://bit.ly/3Qjdc0S Please register with hike leader Joan Hartvigsen, 931-962-0811 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Carpool cost: $5.00.