Hiking or Walking Groups Nearby
Group Description: Hiking in local areas surrounding Lafayette, Ga. on Fridays, Saturdays, or Sunday afternoons. Preferably within 30 mile radius of Lafayette. Any age or skill level as long as health will not prevent hiking. Hiking may be mainly walking or more strenuous, depending on the group\'s choice of sites. If interested in joining such a group, call Linda at 423-304-5441.
Group Description: This is a group to hike and promote the trails of Little River Canyon and surrounding areas. We have a treasure of good trails in the area that need to be traveled, maintained and enjoyed.
We will be scheduling hikes and trail maintenance days every week or so. Join us, Invite your friends!
Trail list so far:
DeSoto Scout Trail
Deep Canyon Trail
Canyon Mouth Trail
Beaver Pond Trail
All trails at:
Little River Canyon National Preserve
DeSoto State Park.
Cherokee Rock Village
Cloudland Canyon State Park
Lake Guntersville State Park
Buck's Pocket State Park
The Pocket Recreation Area
Keown Falls and Johns Mountain Scenic Area
Talladega National Forest
Cheaha State Park
Bankhead National Forest
eberhart hike | 82.6 km away
Date: Thursday, 6-30-2011
Description: it is eberhart!
Girlfriend Getaway: Fall on the Appalachian Trail, North Georgia | 56.7 km away
Date: Saturday, 10-29-2011
Description: A week long backpacking trip on the Appalachian Trail. Our journey will lead us to warm, breezy vistas and nights will be umbrellaed by skies full of stars. There is also the opportunity to catch the sites of beautiful waterfalls, the changing of the leaves (leaf peeping), black bears, and other wildlife. You will walk away from this experience with a better knowledge of the outdoors, and newfound hiking partners.
Amicalola Falls to Blood Mountain (Appalachian Trail) | 0.8 km away
Date: Saturday, 6-2-2012
Pinnacle Mountain / Table Rock Loop Hike | 93.7 km away
Date: Saturday, 6-9-2012
Description: The Pinnacle Mountain Trail (4.1 miles) and Table Rock Trail (3.6 miles) are joined by the Ridge Trail (1.9 miles) to make a roughly 12 mile very strenuous loop hike, but one with amazing views, rock formations, streams, and optionally a short side trail to a nice waterfall.