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
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 Jack Combs
Dowdell Knob Loop
4.3 moderate miles
January 1
Thursday
1:00 PM
Trading Post in the RV Campground Led by Jim Hall, Mark Hughes, Eddie Hall
Mountain Creek Trail
3.2 easy miles
January 19
Monday
1:00 PM
Mollyhugger Hill Parking Lot MLK Day Hike led by Bill Vang
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
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.
December 1
Monday
F.D. Roosevelt State Park State Park Closed On December 1st, the Georgia DNR will allow unarmed hunters to scout for hunting sites, and will conduct a draw-permit deer hunt on December 2nd & 3rd. Signs will be posted at all PMT trail heads noting trails closed those days. This is a very controlled hunt and only draw-permit hunters will be allowed in the park
those days. No backpacking or hiking will be allowed.
December 2
Tuesday
F.D. Roosevelt State Park State Park Closed On December 1st, the Georgia DNR will allow unarmed hunters to scout for hunting sites, and will conduct a draw-permit deer hunt on December 2nd & 3rd. Signs will be posted at all PMT trail heads noting trails closed those days. This is a very controlled hunt and only draw-permit hunters will be allowed in the park
those days. No backpacking or hiking will be allowed.
December 3
Wednesday
F.D. Roosevelt State Park State Park Closed On December 1st, the Georgia DNR will allow unarmed hunters to scout for hunting sites, and will conduct a draw-permit deer hunt on December 2nd & 3rd. Signs will be posted at all PMT trail heads noting trails closed those days. This is a very controlled hunt and only draw-permit hunters will be allowed in the park
those days. No backpacking or hiking will be allowed.