Friday, May 22, 2009

75 Hikes on the 75th: June Schedule

As part of the year-long celebration of the 75th anniversary of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Jerry Span from the Fontana Hiking Club has organized a program called “75 Hikes on the 75th”. As the name would imply, there will be 75 organized hikes in the Smoky Mountains throughout 2009.

Below are the nine hikes scheduled for June:

June 6. AT from Clingmans Dome / Welch Ridge / Hazel Creek to Lakeshore

June 13. Gatlinburg Trail

June 14. Gabes Mtn / Maddron Bald & Albright Grove Loop / Snake Den Ridge

June 14. Porters Creek

June 20. Oconaluftee River

June 20. Juney Whank Falls

June 27. Gregory Ridge / Gregory Bald to Doe Knob

June 28. Flat Creek

June 28. Spruce Mountain

For more information on these hikes, please email organizer Jerry Span at or phone: 828-498-2122.

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