Links

Email List

Use the Contact Us link to get on the Email List

Hike - Cancelled due to fore casted bad weather- Porter's Creek - April 27, 2011

Tellico Village Hiking Club
 
Wednesday, April 27, 2011
Depart at 8:00 am from the Cooper Visitors Center
 
Porters Creek Trail
Distance: Approximately 7.4 miles
Rating: Moderate with 1400 feet of elevation gain
Driving Time: 2 Hours
Leader: Gary Glesser   657-9677
 
This trail includes wildflowers, Fern Falls, and remains of early settlements.  The wildflowers in late April should be exceptional.  Fern Falls is a 40' waterfall.  The trailhead is in the Greenbrier area, about 10 miles East of Gatlinburg.
 
Hiking boots and hiking stick(s) are recommended. Bring ample water and a trail lunch.
Directions will be provided the morning of the hike.  Car-pooling is recommended and will be set up the morning of the hike. Passengers are asked to contribute $5 to the driver to help cover gas etc.