TTA Plateau Chapter
Hikes, Excursions, Announcements, and Other Information
NOTE: Posted departure times mean PROMPT DEPARTURE. Plan to arrive 10-15 minutes early for carpools.
WEDNESDAY HIKE NOTE: Check the Blog each Tuesday Afternoon/Evening and Wednesday Morning Early; It May Be Necessary To Change Some Hikes. Contact Bill Harris at 931-484-9152 for Hike Information.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Discover the beautiful trails of Fairfield Glade and Cumberland County. Enter the Hiking Trail Marathon and complete 26.2 miles of trails in 30 days. Go at your own pace to complete 13.1 miles (Half-Marathon) or 26.2 miles (Full-Marathon) during the month of September and receive awards at the Fairfield Glade "Hit the Trails" festival on Saturday October 3rd. Visit http://www.time2meet.com/marathon/guided_hikes.shtml for all the dates and locations. Contact Chapter Chair, Cheryl Heckler at email@example.com or 931-200-7436 for additional information.
We will have two hikes for a total of 6 -7 miles of moderate hiking (each hike is approximately 3.5 miles in length). The Old Stone Fort is a loop trail circling a two thousand year old stone wall built by ancient American natives. There is also a nice museum. The Short Springs hike features a short hike to a waterfall. Depart from Tractor Supply at 7:30 am CT. We will lunch at Jiffy Burger in Manchester. Carpool cost is $7.