This is a loop hike beginning and ending at the Cades Cove Picnic Area. We will take Anthony Creek to the Russell Field trail and up to the A.T. then across the A.T. to Spence Field. We will return to the Picnic area via the Bote Mountain and Anthony Creek trails. The hike is approximately 13 miles, with a total climb of about 3200 feet. Rated difficult. Meet at 8:30 AM at the Anthony Creek trail head in the back of the Cades Cove Picnic Area.
Pre-registration is required. Masks are now required for all those participating in carpools, shuttles or key swaps, regardless of vaccination status. You may also choose to drive your own vehicle to the trailhead.
Leader: Neil Snepp
Leader contact information is included under Additional Information in the email you receive after registration.
Smoky Mountains Hiking Club
PO Box 51592
Knoxville, TN 37950-1592