Saturday June 13th Hike Cancelled
The 3/4 day hike scheduled for Saturday June 13th is cancelled.
Sunday June 7th hike is ON
North Slope and Art Loeb Trails 8:00 AM
Hike 7.5, 1600 ft. ascent, Rated B-A, p400
Donna Lanning, 828-684-7083, cell 828-606-7956, email@example.com
Only Meeting Place: Pisgah Forest Bi-Lo. Limit of 9 hikers, contact hike leader via e-mail for reservations. We will meet and caravan to the trailhead. The hike starts at the Davidson River Campground and ascends on the Art Loeb Trail to the North Slope Connector. We'll eat lunch at the intersection before we start down the connector to the North Slope Trail, ending with a lovely, easy stroll along the river to the cars. This hike is replacing the Wayah/Siler balds hike originally scheduled for June 7th.
Topo(s): Pisgah Forest
Bearcamp Falls (Hilliard Falls), Wednesday June 10, 2020
Hike 10.7, Drive 90, 2500 ft. ascent, Rated A-AA
Sallye Sanders, 208-550-2070, firstname.lastname@example.org
Only Meeting Place: Pisgah Forest Bi-Lo at 8:30 AM
Meet leader at Pisgah Forest Bi-Lo to caravan to trail head. Only 9 hikers allowed. Contact hike leader by e-mail for reservations.
This is an in-and-out hike on the Foothills Trail from the Bad Creek access to a spur trail for Bearcamp Falls also known as Hilliard Falls.
Half Day Sunday Hike Cancelled
The Half Day Sunday hike scheduled for June 7 has been cancelled.
Pink Beds/Barnett Branch Hike 6/3
This hike, originally scheduled for this Wednesday, 6/3, has now been adjusted to meet the new CMC Guidelines & is now posted as a CMC Meetup. 7.5 mi, 800’ ascent. Limit 10. You must sign up on Meetup.
Smokemont Ramble Scheduled for 6/3/20
Wednesday Jun 03, 2020
Smokemont Ramble 9:30 AM
Hike 9.0, Drive 105, 1400 ft. ascent, Rated B-B,
Steve Pierce, 828-442-8482, email@example.com
Only Meeting Place: Smokemont Campground Parking Lot off US441N. Number of hikers limited to 10, contact leader via e-mail for reservations. This hike from a popular GSMNP campground includes an in-and-out stroll along the Bradley Fork Trail and a gradual ascent and descent on the Smokemont Loop Trail. We will cross the Bradley Fork on a long and narrow split log bridge with a steel cable hand rail to complete the loop over Richland Mountain. Driving directions to trail head: I-26 E to I-40 W to US 19 S to BRP S (left turn) then right onto US 441 N to Smokemont Campground trailhead
CMC will resume trail maintenance and scheduled hikes beginning May 29.
Thanks to those of you who were patient and understanding while we developed
new hiking guidelines and updated our waiver to include a covid specific statement
during this unprecedented time for our club.
Please review and adhere to the new guidelines that are posted on our website.
Stay safe and well.