The Unicoi Crest above Tellico Plains


Cherokee Hiking Club
198 Crews Drive, Benton, TN 373




Scenic Spur Trail Dayhike
Sunday, March 21, 2010


The group at the TrailheadBrief Description  This trail takes us to a waterfall in the Rock Creek Gorge near where TN30 intersects with US64.

Length 3.5 miles

Crossing Rock CreekDifficulty Rating: Easy

Elevation Gain: minimal elevation gain

        Hike Leader Randy Morris, 338-9464 (h). Contact Randy by Sat, March 20.

        Trail Map

Directions to the TrailheadThe trail head is on Hwy. 30 about 100 yards from US 64.  Given the recent weather the streamUpper Falls of Rock Creek cascades and waterfall should be beautiful. We will leave from the overflow parking lot at Hardee’s in Ocoee at 1:45 p.m. Call Randy at 338-9464 by Saturday evening March 20 to confirm attendance or if you have any questions.

Lower Falls of Rock CreekTrail Description: This trail, located near the Hwy 30/64 intersection, goes to a nice waterfall in the Rock Creek Gorge Scenic Area. Although the hike is easy, please be aware there are two stream crossings which could require wading if there has been recent rainfall—especially given the recent wet weather. When dry, these are easy “rock-hops

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