What's Happening on the Pine Mountain Trail

Hikes

Hikes are FREE and hikers of all ages welcome. You do not have be a PMTA member to participate and you do not sign up in advance or call ahead. Just show up a few minutes before the stated start time. Be sure to bring water and a snack. Call Jim Hall 706-569-0497 for more information.

Date/Time Location Details
August 9
Saturday
10:00 AM
Dowdell Knob Trailhead Parking Lot Led by Jim Pound
Hiking the Dowdell Knob Loop.
4.3 moderate miles
September 6
Saturday
7:30 PM
Country Store Parking Lot Night Hike led by Chris Largent/Outside World
Overlook Loop
3.4 moderate miles
October 4
Saturday
10:00 AM
Fox Den Cove Parking Lot Led by Chris Largent
Pine Mountain Trail to Molly Hugger Hill parking log
5.0 moderate miles
October 11
Saturday
1:00 PM
FDR Park Office Overnight Hike led by Jim Hall and Mark Hughes
Overnight backpacking trip to Old Sawmill Campsite. Please call (706-569-0497) or email Jim (via PMTA web site) for reservations.
5.0 moderate miles
November 8
Saturday
1:30 PM
FDR Park Office Pre-Pig Out Hike led by PMTA board members
Pine Mountain Trail to Pool Trail to Liberty Bell Pool parking lot
4.0 moderate miles
December 6
Saturday
10:00 AM
Dowdell Knob Trailhead Parking Lot Led by PMTA board members
Dowdell Knob Loop
4.3 moderate miles
January 1
Thursday
1:00 PM
Trading Post in the RV Campground "First Day" Hike led by PMTA board members
Mountain Creek Trail
3.2 easy miles
January 19
Monday
1:00 PM
Mollyhugger Hill Parking Lot MLK Day Hike led by PMTA board members
Pine Mountain Trail and Sawtooth Trail to Fox Den Cove
3.0 moderate miles

Work Days

Workdays are FREE and volunteers of all ages are welcome. Tools are provided, bring gloves, lunch and water. You do not have be a PMTA member to participate and you do not sign up in advance or call ahead. Just show up a few minutes before the stated start time. Call Carl Carlson at 706-628-5336 for more information.

Date/Time Location Details
July 26
Saturday
10:00 AM
FDR Park Office Led by Carl Carlson
August 23
Saturday
10:00 AM
FDR Park Office Led by Carl Carlson
September 20
Saturday
10:00 AM
FDR Park Office Led by Carl Carlson
October 18
Saturday
10:00 AM
FDR Park Office Led by Carl Carlson
November 22
Saturday
10:00 AM
FDR Park Office Led by Carl Carlson
December 20
Saturday
10:00 AM
FDR Park Office Led by Carl Carlson

Other Events

Date/Time Location Details
November 8
Saturday
5:30 PM
FDR Liberty Bell Pool Shelter Pig Out Dinner activities start, so please arrive around 5:00 pm at latest to pay/sign in (see article in newsletter or on web site). The Pig Out Dinner will be at the rock shelter by the Liberty Bell Pool.