We will hike the Rich Mountain Trail from the Ace Gap Trailhead parking lot at Rich Mountain Road to the Indian Grave Gap Trail then on to Campsite 6 on the Scott Mountain Trail and return via same trails. 8.3 miles. Rated moderate due to a 1,600-foot climb in the first 2.3 miles; 2,100-foot total elevation gain. Meet at Food City in Alcoa to leave at 8:00am or at Ace Gap to begin hiking at 8:30am. Drive 40 miles RT at .10 / mile = $4.00.
Pre-register with Ron Brandenburg.
Leader: David Grab
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