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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Appalachian Trail Georgia, GA
Event Name:
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 110369 2018/Y2289
Distance - Trail Ratings: 4K - 42K - 1A
Description: The Appalachian Trail in Georgia. The terrain is up and down in most areas and trail difficulty is between 3B and 4D. Allow extra time to complete your hike. Always check weather conditions before planning your hike. You are advised not to walk the trail alone. Hiking shoes/boots and hiking sticks are recommended. The entire 78.6 miles of the AT (plus the approach trail)in Georgia is sanctioned as an extended distance event. There is a link on the Georgia Walkers website (georgiawalkers.homestead.com) identifying eight segments (plus the approach trail) that can be hiked in Georgia. There are many additional areas that you may chose to hike. You are not limited to the sections recommended. You may do an out and back, southbound or northbound, anywhere you have access to the trail.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms:
Special Programs: Appalachian Trail
Start Times: Daily - Dawn to Dusk or Overnight
Location: WEB REGISTRATION ONLY (www.cva4u.org)
Start Point / Driving Directions: REGISTRATION: Please use the online start box provided by the California Volkssport Association website (www.cva4u.org) Follow the left side link, 'Online Start Box', and the instructions provided to sign a waiver and register for this event. Payments for event credit and directions use Paypal. The directions and insert cards are PDFs that you can download and print as needed. The POC does not provide event directions or accept alternate payment methods. The entire online process should take less than 10 minutes for a first time user.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: You must register and pay $3 for each day (or multi-day) you walk. Event credit and distance credit for the amount walked may be taken each day. The directions and insert cards are PDFs that you can download and print as needed. The entire online process should take less than 10 minutes for first time users.
Host Club: Georgia Walkers
Contact: Connie Clark (469) 713-4712
Website: georgiawalkers.homestead.com
E-Mail Contact: georgiawalkers178@gmail.com