This Week’s Hikes

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TUESDAY 10/15/19 – Winding Stairs

This 7 mile moderate hike goes by Miuka Falls on the way to the Cherry Creek campground.

DIRECTIONS: (GPS: 34.922325, -83.077492) Gather and depart as usual from KKEPA at 8:30AM and/or Warthers in Walhalla at 9AM.   For more details click here.

THURSDAY 10/17/19 – Moonshine Falls

This hike is 6 miles (mostly easy/moderate).  Moonshine and Confusion Falls offer unusual water features including a fun cable crossing of Mathews Creek and the remnants of an old still tucked discreetly in a cave-like rockery beneath the falls…where we usually enjoy lunch (BYOB!).

Directions: Gather and depart at Holly Springs at 9:15am.  Holly Springs is the Exxon station at Hwy 11 and US 178.  This means leaving Keowee Key Event Parking Area (KKEPA) at 8:45AM.  For more details click here.

TUESDAY 10/22/19 – Scaly Mountain

This 5-6 mile hike goes to the top of Scaly Mountain where we should see the surrounding mountains covered in Fall colors.  It will be chilly on top of the mountain.

DIRECTIONS:   (GPS: 35.030692, -83.27325) Gather and depart as usual from KKEPA at 8:30AM and/or Warthers in Walhalla at 9AM.   For more details click here.

THURSDAY 10/24/19 – Whiteside

This 4 mile (moderate/difficult) hike will feature beautiful views from the top showcasing the Fall color.

DIRECTIONS: (GPS: 35.080417, -83.144139)  Gather and depart from KKEPA or Warthers in Walhalla at 9AM and proceed to the Stone Bridge Picnic area.  Regroup there for a 9:15AM departure.  For more details click here.