Hike. See December newsletter for full description.
Pinson, TN (south Jackson) 2.7 miles. Easy. We will meet at the visitor center at 9:00 am. Pinson Mounds contains the largest Indian moundgroup in the United States. These mounds were used for ceremonies and burials. The hike begins at the museum's back entrance. You will continue hiking to Saul's Mound then thru lowlands to […]
We will meet at the park headquarters (visitor center) at 8:30 a.m. We will start at the trailhead across the road and meander thru the woods and wetlands to Cub Lake and continue along the shoreline. About midway, we will come to the dam/spillway and stop for brunch/snack break. We will continue along the shoreline […]
Two hikes: In the morning learn about former homeplaces of "old" Johnsonville before the Kentucky Lake development. The hike will be ranger led. You can bring your lunch or stop at the deli on the court square in Camden before proceeding to Nathan Bedford State Park. After lunch at NBFSP, discover smashing new TN RIver […]
This is the 4th leg of Red Leaves Trail at Natchez Trace State Park near Wildersville/Yuma, TN. We will meet at the Cub Lake Lodge (approximately 4-5 miles past the headquarters/visitor's center). Terry will lead the hike from the lodge across two footbridges of the serene Cub Lake, past the cabins and into the woods. […]
Big Hill Pond State Park trail, Pocahontas, TN. Howard Ropp will lead us on a hike that will meander around the Travis McNatt Lake passing a 70-foot observation (fire) tower that offers panoramic views of the lake and surrounding hills/countryside. Edging along the lake we will cross the boardwalk that winds through the Dismal Swamp. […]
Jackson Chapter monthly meeting. by ZOOM unless otherwise notified. Possibly could be held at an outdoor venue.
Mousetail State Park east of Parsons, TN and Lady's Bluff Trail. After being closed for almost two years, Mousetail State Park re-opened in mid-February with some re-routing. The hike will begin at the park headquarters and meander thru the woods to the Shelter 1 area. The trail skirts the edge of the Tennessee River. Hiking […]
On Tuesday, April 20, we will hike 2-3 miles viewing wildflowers on the nature trail and around the swamp/boardwalk area. As this is a wildflower hike, the pace will be slow. Bring water, snacks, suntan lotion, bug repellent, etc. Trail is easy to moderate. Please register for the hike and details of where to meet […]
Two hikes: First, meet at 9:00 a.m. at Johnsonville State Park museum near New Johnsonville, TN. In the morning learn about "old" Johnsonville before the Kentucky Lake development. this hike will be led by a ranger. You can bring your lunch or stop at the deli on the court square in Camden on the drive […]