The ideal guide to 85 scenic day hikes in the Volunteer State. Categorized by geographic regions, each includes a description of the topography, flora, fauna, and climate. Descriptions of state and national parks cover estimated distance, difficulty ratings, and summaries of trail features accompanied by maps and GPS coordinates of trailheads and some Civil Waraera and Native American historical sites.Caution: Like most of the trails along the Cumberland Plateau, the Savage Day Loop is both rocky and root obstructed. Watch your step ... At 1.59 miles, you will reach the junction with the side trail to Savage Falls Overlook at N 35o 26a#39; 31aquot;, W 85o 33a#39; 12aquot; (5). ... On one of the rocks at this outcrop, there is a bronze dedication plaque to the former owners of this land who helped preserve the area. ... About . 5 mile later, you will begin hiking along an old narrow-gauge logging railroad roadanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Human Kinetics - 2015-03-25|