Monthly Archives: June 2011

Bartram Trail – Jones Gap to White Rock Mountain – 6/26/11

“A few miles the confluence of Mud Creek and the Little Tennessee River, just across the line into North Carolina,Tessentee Creek joins the Little Tennessee from the east. Somewhere near this junction lay the small Cherokee village of Tesantee, from which … Continue reading

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Rabun Bald from Hale Ridge Road on the East 6/18/11

         Slideshow (mouse over to see captions): Rabun Bald is the second highest peak in Georgia, second only to Brasstown Bald, and it offfers a 360 degree panorama at the summit from an old two story fire tower. … Continue reading

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Appalachian Trail Hike 6/3 – 6/5/2011

This hike was for two nights and three days, from Winding Stairs near Franklin, NC to the Nantahala Outdoor Center (NOC) in Wesser. Our total logged miles, including off treks to shelters, was 32.46 miles. Day one we set out … Continue reading

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Appalachian Trail Hike 4/28 – 5/1/11

This was a nice hike from Winding Stairs Parking lot West of Franklin, NC to Dicks Creek Gap on Hwy 76 West of Clayton, Ga. The highlights of the hike were at Albert Mountain and Standing Indian Mountain, which provided … Continue reading

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