section 1.
6.8 ~ WEOGUFKA
CS ~ 256-249-9100
US POST OFFICE
20312 COUNTY ROAD 29
WEOGUFKA, AL 35183
PO ~ 256~245~5041
Monday-Friday 8-12
Saturday-8-10:30

STEWARTVILLE
21.0 ~ US 231 TRAILHEAD
restaurant
dollar general

section 2.
SYLACAUGA
5.3 ~ CR 511 CROSSING
Go left on CR 511 for 3.3 miles to the stop sign at AL 21.
There is a convenience store here.
Turn right on AL 21 and go appx. 2 miles to downtown Sylacauga.
US POST OFFICE
1 South Broadway
Sylacauga, AL 35150
256-245-4631
M-S 8-00-5:00

section 3.
SYLACAUGA
11.8 ~ BULL GAP TRAILHEAD
Go left on AL 148 for 10.5 miles to Sylacauga.
US POST OFFICE
1 South Broadway
Sylacauga, AL 35150
256-245-4631
M-S 8-00-5:00

section 4.
TALLADEGA
18.0 ~ PORTERS GAP TRAILHEAD
CS ~ Go right (east) 0.5 and 2.3 miles to stores.
CS ~ Go left on AL 77 for 4.6 miles to a small store.
TT ~ Go left on AL 77 for 8.9 miles.
Turn right at the AL 77 intersection a little way past the High School and go 1 mile to Wal-Mart, motels, laundry and food.

US POST OFFICE
127 East Street N
Talladega, AL 35160
256-362-5724
M-F8:30-4:30
S-9:00-12:00

ASHLAND
18.0 ~ PORTERS GAP TRAILHEAD
Go right on AL 77 for 13.4 miles to Ashland. Groceries, clean motel, laundry, food, laundry. Hiker services are all in the town area.
US POST OFFICE
83280 Highway 9
Ashland, AL 36251
256-354-2245

section 7.
CHEAHA STATE PARK
0.0 ~ CHEAHA TRAILHEAD
CS, LC, MOTEL, POOL, CABINS, LODGE, RESTAURANT
CHEAHA STATE PARK
19644 AL 281 DELTA, AL 36258
256-488-5111
Sun~Sat 7:00am - 10:00pm











OXFORD
12.4 ~ CR 24 CROSSING
CS ~ Go right on CR 24 for 1.4 miles to Able Mall. Closed on Sun.
TT ~ Go left on CR 24 for 2.2 miles to the 4 way stop, turn left.
Go 1.6 miles to the eastern bypass red-light. Go straight across for another 2.4 miles.
You will come to an AL Power relay station on the right.
Turn left across the road across from that.
This is the back entrance to Walmart, there is no sign.
Go 0.1 miles to Walmart.
Along the edges of the parking lot are an ABC Store, Key West Inn, Subway, Chick Filet, McDonalds etc, Dollar Tree.
POST OFFICE
90 Plaza Ln, Oxford, AL 36203
256-831-3515

section 8.
HEFLIN

9.3 ~ US 78 BRIDGE ~ HEFLIN
When the trail comes out on AL 281, turn left and go across the US 78 bridge.
TT ~ Turn left on the paved road that is 50 yards past the bridge and loop around to the stop sign at US 78. Go left at the stop sign for 2.8 miles to Heflin.
CS ~ Go right at the stop sign for 1.3 and 1.5 miles to small stores.
The 1.5 store, at the intersection of US 78 and AL 9 N., has a short order kitchen.
US POST OFFICE
1519 Almon St
Heflin, AL 36264
256-463-2430
M-T 8:00-4:30
W-8:00-12:00
T-F 8:00-4:30

section 9.
HEFLIN
HEFLIN SPUR TRAIL
GUTHOOK MILEAGE
The spur trail begins at the east end of the FS 500 trailhead parking area.
0.0 ~ FS 500 TRAILHEAD
0.2 ~ WATER SOURCE
0.5 ~ WATER SOURCE
0.7 ~ VIEW POINT
1.0 ~ ROCKY BRANCH BRIDGE
Side trail up to the Rocky Creek Waterfall on the left.
1.4 ~ VIEW POINT
2.7 ~ CAHULGA CREEK PARK
3.7 ~ HEFLIN CITY HALL


section 12.
CHIEF LADIGA TRAIL CAMPGROUND
7.9 ~ CHIEF LADIGA RAIL TRAIL ~ LC, CS, RW, HS ~ 767'
Turn left on the Ladiga and go 100 feet to the rear entrance. The two buildings you see are the bath house and the office/ camp store.
Primitive camping and or hot showers are available.
Campground may close in winter?? 256-282-2370

16.2 ~ HIGH POINT TRAILHEAD ~ US 278
TT ~ Go left on US 278 for 7.5 miles to Piedmont.
TT ~ Go right on US 278 for 14.3 miles to Cedartown, GA.

section 13.
0.0 ~ HIGH POINT TRAILHEAD ~ US 278
TT ~ Go left on US 278 for 7.5 miles to Piedmont.
TT ~ Go right on US 278 for 14.3 miles to Cedartown, GA.





12.8 ~ JACKSON CHAPEL TRAILHEAD
CAVE SPRING, GA ~ At the northern terminus of section 13, go left on Jackson Chapel Road for 3.6 miles to US 411, turn right. Go 2.3 miles to Cave Spring, GA.
US POST OFFICE
5 Mill St.
706-777-8698
M-F 9:30 -12:30 / 2:00-4:00
S-9:30-12:00

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