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Leaving the KOA , we traveled to the tip of SC , Lake Hartwell , to visit Peggy and Chuck Herda. Had a nice lunch with them, and lots of laughs- they are doing great in their beautiful home on the lake. Once we left there, we drove to Chattanooga, Tennessee, where we'll explore for two ...
... gave me something constant to keep me going, gave me something to do when I might be bored and helps me keep track of time without forever checking my watch. I haven't listened to music while hiking much in the past, but it will definitely be a staple of this hike.
The day after we took our zero in Neel Gap, we planned on doing 13 fairly easy miles to a shelter. We took an early-morning shuttle to Tesnatee Gap to start ...
... 3 miles, near Horse Gap to Gooch Mountain Shelter
Day 3: 8.5 miles, Gooch Mountain Shelter to Lance Creek Campsite
Day 4: 13.4 miles, 7.4 miles from Lance Creek Campsite to Neel Gap, then 6 miles slackpacking from Tasnatee Gap back to Neel Gap
Day 5: Zero at Neel Gap
Note: I'm updating this from my phone using wifi at the main office of the cabins we're in, so no photos for now. I'll come back and upload some later when I get access to a ...
Woke up to another dreary day but it was warm. Biggest climb of the day was Blood Mountain. It went up about 1,000 feet but it wasn't too terrible going up, but going down was a different story. The climb down into Neels Gap was full of slippery rocks that made me lose my footing a couple of times. I planned on hiking past Neels Gap, but there is ...
... Cove Tennessee with Randy and Sherry. (Additional Blog with pictures will come soon.) The pictures with this entry were taken on the way up and while here.
Spent Thanksgiving here. On Thanksgiving day we ate a buffet at Western Sizzler with 18 workers etc. from the campground, then on saturday the campground provided turkeys and everyone brought covered dishes and we all ate at the clubhouse.
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