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Hike - Virgin Falls - Fri., April 20, 2012

Friday, April 20, 2012        
Depart at 8:00 a.m. from the Cooper Visitor Center
Virgin Falls Pocket Wilderness
Distance:  Approximately 11 miles
Elevation Gain:  800 feet
Rating:  Difficult
Driving Time:   Approximately 1.5 hours
Leader:  Larry Peck     408-1677

This trail is one of the most interesting and beautiful trails in Tennessee.  It features scenic overlooks and passes by several waterfalls and cascades, including Virgin Falls where the stream emerges from a cave and crashes 110 feet into a sinkhole.
Hiking boots and hiking sticks are recommended.
Driving directions will be provided the morning of the hike.
Bring water and a trail lunch.
Carpooling is recommended, passengers are asked to contribute $6 to the driver to help cover gas, etc.