Promoting the development and enjoyment of Tennessee trails.
Joint hike with Upper Cumberland Chapter. Fourth hike of the CT 200 mile challenge. Bring water shoes. We will hike from the Barker Camp Road Trailhead to Montlake Road Trailhead. Short Hike is 4-5 miles in/out. Long Hike is 8.3 miles, difficult. Elevation change: 500 ft loss and gain (twice). Several creek fords (bring water shoes), rugged ascent, ladder, steep slopes. Hike requires a vehicle shuttle. This hike features stunning overlooks of Panther Branch and North Chickamauga Creek Gorge as well as waterfalls, rapids and interesting rock formations. Depart 8am CT from the southeast parking lot of Central Baptist Church, 1346 S Main St, Crossville, TN. Gas is $6. Bring snacks, lunch, water, bug spray and sunscreen. For additional information contact the hike leader Deb 931-267-2243.