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Savage Gulf SNA Hike

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February 5 @ 8:00 am

February 5 – North Rim, Mountain Oak, North Plateau Trails, ten mile loop. Savage Gulf State Natural Area, South Cumberland State Park..  Moderate, little elevation change.  Meet at 8:00 am CST Savage Gulf Ranger Station,  Tennessee Highway 399, Palmer,TN.  Please register with Joan Hartvigsen, jhartvigs@comcast.net or 931-636-2914.  The North Rim Trail is a long but easy trail with more overlooks than any other at Savage Gulf.  From these viewpoints, we will see the confluence of tributary gorges with Savage Gulf, old growth forest in the bottom of the gorge and the junction of the three gulfs that make up the state natural area.  North Plateau Trail leads through beautiful old growth forest.  Bring water, lunch and snacks and hiking sticks.  Wear sturdy hiking boots.

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