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John Muir Trail: Hiwassee River
July 17, 2021 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday, July 17 — John Muir’s 1000 mile walk to the Gulf. We will hike only 6 miles of this trek; moderate, along the beautiful Hiwassee River. (Hiwassee is the Cherokee word for a meadow at the foot of the hills.) We will start at the Appalachia Powerhouse and finish at Childers Creek Parking, which requires a car shuttle. Please register with hike leader Tammy Hendrick, 315-949-8187. Meet at 8:30 at Food City in Ooltewah TN, off exit 11 from I-75. Bring lunch and the other summer essentials.