Cherokee Hiking Club Calendar
Hike Difficulty Rating Scale (per Chattanooga Hiking Club)
January 15 - New Section of the Benton MacKaye Trail from the Tellico River over Sugar Mountain to the Upper Bald River. Clayton Pannell.
February 13 - Benton MacKaye Trail at Thunder
Rock. Clayton Pannell.
February 19 - Hangover Lead/Bob Bald on Unicoi Mountain. James Anderson.
March 6 - Old Copper Road by the Ocoee River.
March 12 - Johns Mountain Area. Boyd & Martha Firestone.
March 20 - Covenant College to Point Park on Lookout Mountain.
April 10 - Whigg Meadow
April 16 - Blood Mountain below Blairsville, Georgia. Edmond & Gail Gray.
April 23 - John Muir Trail Cleanup. Debbie Flower.
May 7 - Farner Railroad Loop. Mickey Walls.
Joint hike with the Hiwassee Hiking Club.
May 14 - Hickory Creek Trail in the Cohutta Wilderness. Karen Young.
May 21-22 - Camping Trip. Big South Fork.
June 4 - National Trails Day.
June 11-12 - Panther Creek Trail in Georgia. Backpacking trip or day hike.
June 25 - Brush Creek Trail above Whitewater Center. Mickey Walls. Joint hike with the Hiwassee Hiking Club.
July - Fiery Gizzard Trail in Grundy County.
July 16-17 - Camping and Canoeing Trip. Two Rivers Campground.
August 13 - Piney River Trail at Spring City.
Mickey Walls. Joint hike with the Hiwassee Hiking Club.
August 27 - Charlies Bunion at Newfound Gap. Volunteer or James Anderson.
September 10 - Coker Creek Trail. Paul
September 17 - John Muir Trail Cleanup. Debbie Flower.
September 24 - Canoeing Trip. Linda Davis.
October 8 - Laurel Falls Trail at Dayton.
October 22 - Savage Gulf Trail below Crossville. Ann & Bill Gray.
October 29 - Cucumber Gap Trail at Elkmont. Boyd & Martha Firestone.
November 5 - Georgia’s Brasstown Bald for
Brunch. Wagon Train Trail. Ann & Bill Gray.
November 19 - Rich Mountain in Cades Cove.
December 4 Benton Falls Trail on
Chilhowee Mountain. Edmond Gray.
December 10 - 20 Mile Creek Trail at Fontana.