Join Friends of the Smokies, and local author Danny Bernstein, for a couple of guided fall hikes over the next several weeks:
October 4, 2011: Little Cataloochee Trail Hike
Explore the Cataloochee Valley on this moderately difficult 6.5 mile hike, which will feature some of the trail improvements made by the Trails Forever crew. Time permitting, hikers will also visit the elk herd in Cataloochee Valley. Total elevation gain/descent for the hike will be 1,500 feet.
Space is limited. Contact Friends of the Smokies to register at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 828-452-0720.
November 1, 2011: Road to Nowhere Hike
Hikers will trek along a trail called "The Road to Nowhere" and explore a dark, 365-foot tunnel on this 9.4 mile hike. The hike is moderate in difficulty and has a total elevation gain/descent of 1,370 feet.
Space is limited. For more information call 828-452-0720.