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Hike - Virgin Falls, Bowater - Wed., Feb.26, 2014

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2014

Depart at 8:00 a.m. from the Chota Center

VIRGIN FALLS – BOWATER POCKET WILDERNESS AREA

Distance: 11 miles

Elevation Gain: 800 feet

Rating: Difficult

Driving time: 2 hours

Leader: Hamish de Wilde 860- 716-4016 signal530@gmail. 

 

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.