One Nose and Two Falls

We will go to Pickens Nose first a 1.4 mile round trip hike to spectacular views to the east of Highlands and south to Rabun Bald and Betty Creek/Wolf Creek, […]

East Fork of the Chattooga River

Starting at the Walhalla Fish Hatchery descend down the East Fork to the Chattooga River and have lunch. This trail is an up and down one. Total Hike Distance: 5 […]

Jones Creek in the Cartoogechaye Community

Hike up this lovely creek to a stream crossing. Well-behaved dogs welcome. Total Hike Distance: 3 miles Rating: E Elevation: 300' Meeting Place: Westgate Plaza Time: 2 pm R/T Driving: […]

Wesser Bald Tower Full Moon Hike

Hiking North on the Appalachian Trail from Tellico Gap ascend 700'. Return by way of the fire access road. You will need a headlamp and trekking pole. Bring water, snacks […]


Looking to connect safely with others while participating in thought-provoking conversations? Join the 2021 Virtual Book Club! Moderated by Mainspring Conservation Trust‘s Rachel Newcomb, the books selected will relate to Mainspring’s conservation […]