Sunday, July 12, 2009

1st Annual Discover Biodiversity at LeConte Lodge

Discover Life in America (DLIA), the non-profit organization coordinating the All Taxa Biodiversity Inventory (ATBI) in the Great Smoky Mountains, is sponsoring a guided overnight hike to Mt. LeConte on August 15 - 16.

The event will raise money for DLIA and the Smokies ATBI. Icluded in the package is a guided hike up the Alum Cave Trail, lunch on the trail, an evening sunset program at Cliff Top, a set of handmade DLIA notecards, and a night's stay at the LeConte Lodge which includes dinner and breakfast.

The trip is $295 per person. There will be shared sleeping arrangements at the Lodge; so bring a friend or you will definitely leave with a new one! Reservations are required and space is limited.

For more information, please click here (PDF), or call 865-430-4756 or email:

For more information on the Alum Cave Trail, please click here.

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