For this section of the CT, we will hike from south to north, along Soak Creek. We ascend and descend several bluff areas, and will see several waterfalls, including Stinging Fork Falls itself. The falls are part of the Stinging Fork Falls State Natural area and plunge 30 ft. in a fan shape, to the rocky creek below. Hike 11.6 miles RT. Rated Moderate. Meet at Lowes, Harriman, 1800 Roane State Hwy at 8am or at the Piney Creek TH on Shut-In Gap Rd. near Spring City, TN at 8:45 am. 55 miles RT= $2.75.
Pre-registration is required. Masks are now required for all those participating in carpools, shuttles or key swaps, regardless of vaccination status. You may also choose to drive your own vehicle to the trailhead.
Pre-register with Ron Brandenburg
Leader: Diane Petrilla
Leader contact information is included under Additional Information in the email you receive after registration.
Smoky Mountains Hiking Club
PO Box 51592
Knoxville, TN 37950-1592