​​​​pinhoti national recreation trail / pinhoti millennium legacy trail

a 337.1 mile southern region appalachian trail connector

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visit the georgia pinhoti trail association for the georgia section trail guides and trail info

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home.

al etrail guide.


al snail trail

guides.

section 1.

section 2.

section 3.

section 4.

section 5.

section 6.

section 7.

section 8.

section 9.

section 10.

section 11.

section 12.

section 13.


michelle markel.

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the pinhoti story --

mike leonard.

the pinhoti trail project: atc --

jay hudson at / pt.

pin-chin-sky loop.

john calhoun trail maint.

the real appalachian trail -- justin brymer.

links.


turkey track
-- 2005.
-- 2006.
-- 2007.
-- 2008.
-- 2009.
-- 2010.
-- 2011.
-- 2012.
-- 2013.
-- 2014.
-- 2015.

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hiking.

dog notes.
dugger mtn wilderness.
trailheads / sections.
al dayhike guides.
landmark locator.
loop hike cave~odum~pin.
loop hike jones~pin.
loop hike pin~chin~sky.

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trail bed.
trail blazes.
trail clubs.
trail crews.
trail description.

trail flowers - spring
-- blue.
-- orange.
-- pink.
-- purple.
-- red.
-- white.
-- yellow.
-- critters.
-- misc.

trail flowers - fall
-- blue.
-- orange.
-- pink.
-- purple.
-- red.
-- white.
-- yellow.
-- critters.
-- misc.

trail geology.
trail history.
trail lakes.
trail maps.
trail measurement-alabama.
trail re-supply.
trail safety.
trail seasons.
trail shelters.
trail shuttles - hostels.
trail signs.
trail stewardship.
trail summits.
trail towers.
trail towns - mail drops: ala.
trail users.
trail water sources.

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this n that.
alabama ycc.
an appalachian trail.
as the crow flies.
at connector.
backpacker magazine.
black bear safety.
bluffton al.
buffalo.
building section 4.
bull - bulls gap.
cave spring, ga.
cellphone service.
dehydration.
dr, tom mcgehee.
edward abbey.
forever wild.
future section 14.
hancock trg.
hiking the pinhoti.
horn mountain tower.

horn mountain trail club
-- hmtc.
-- activities.
-- base camp.
-- tool safety.
-- trail crew.
-- trail maint.


leave no trace.
moon names.
outdoor alabama.
panoramas.
peace signs.
pinhoti trail project.
pinky burns.
prescribed burns: fs.
pta formation.
rainbow family.
rebecca mountain: 1.
rebecca mountain: 2.
ridges and highlands.
rock n roll.
section re-du.
shoal creek church.
sister ridge.
skyway lodge.
smokey bear.
snake bites.
soul of a hiker.
the ten bulls.
the ramen chronicles.

trail running.
tri training.
ultralight gearlist: 2018.
ultralight gearlist: 2008.
wildlife - eco restore.
zen running.

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the pta's busiest month to date ~ feb 2016 ~ 40,168 web hits

current weather @ pinhoti trail mid-point ~ s14 - 7.3 ~ cave spring trailhead

​​trailheads / sections.

alabama southern terminus

section 1.
DISTANCE ~ 20.8
ELEVATION: L 545' ~ H 1037'
WOODS TRAIL ~ MODERATE ~ 0.0 ~ 5.7 / 10.1 ~ 20.8
ROAD WALK ~ EASY ~ 5.7 ~ 10.1
LANDMARK ~ FLAGG MOUNTAIN
LOCAL TOWN ~ WEOGUFKA
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ FLAGG MOUNTAIN TRAILHEAD

21.0 ~ AL 21 TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE


section 2.
DISTANCE ~ 7.1
CUMULATIVE ~ 12.6 ~ 19.7
ELEVATION: L 728' ~ H 945'
ROAD WALK ~ EASY
LANDMARK ~ JOY LAKE
LOCAL TOWN ~ SYLACAUGA
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ AL 21 TRAILHEAD

7.1 ~ TRAMMEL TRAILHEAD

NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE


section 3.
DISTANCE ~ 11.4
ELEVATION: L 945' ~ H 1241'
WOODS TRAIL ~ DIFFICULT
LANDMARK ~ RCW NESTING AREA
LOCAL TOWN ~ SYLACAUGA
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ TRAMMEL TRAILHEAD
11.4 ~ BULLS GAP TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE

section 4.
DISTANCE ~ 18.0
ELEVATION: L 1241' ~ H 1912'
WOODS TRAIL ~ VERY DIFFICULT
LANDMARK ~ HORN MTN. FIRE TOWER
LOCAL TOWN ~ SYLACAUGA
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ BULLS GAP TRAILHEAD

18.0 ~ PORTERS GAP TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE

section 5.
DISTANCE ~ 15.5
ELEVATION: L 843' ~ H 1870'
WOODS TRAIL ~ VERY DIFFICULT
LANDMARK ~ TALLADEGA CREEK
LOCAL TOWN ~ TALLADEGA
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ PORTERS GAP TRAILHEAD
15.5 ~ ADAMS GAP TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE

section 6.
DISTANCE ~ 11.3
ELEVATION: L 1360' ~ H 2323'
WOODS TRAIL ~ VERY DIFFICULT
LANDMARK ~ CHEAHA WILDERNESS
LOCAL TOWN ~ OXFORD
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ ADAMS GAP TRAILHEAD
11.3 ~ CHEAHA TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE

section 7.
DISTANCE ~ 17.6
ELEVATION: L 760' ~ H 2045'
WOODS TRAIL ~ DIFFICULT- FIRST 1/3, THEN MODERATE
LANDMARK ~ CHEAHA STATE PARK
LOCAL TOWN ~ OXFORD
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ CHEAHA TRAILHEAD
17.6 ~ US 431 TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE

section 8.
DISTANCE ~ 9.5
ELEVATION: L 885' ~ H 1200'
WOODS TRAIL ~ MODERATE
LANDMARK ~ INDIAN CAVE
LOCAL TOWN ~ HEFLIN
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ US 431 TRAILHEAD
9.5 ~ SOUTH FS 500 TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE

section 9.
DISTANCE ~ 13.6
ELEVATION: L 812' ~ H 1222'
WOODS TRAIL ~ MODERATE
LANDMARK ~ SHOAL CREEK RANGER STATION
LOCAL TOWN ~ HEFLIN
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ SOUTH FS 500 TRAILHEAD ~ LC, SW ~ 936'

13.6 ~ USFS PINE GLEN CAMPGROUND TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS

section 10.
DISTANCE ~ 16.3
ELEVATION: L 700' ~ H 1325'
WOODS TRAIL ~ MODERATE
LANDMARK ~ COLEMAN LAKE
LOCAL TOWN ~ JACKSONVILLE
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ USFS PINE GLEN CAMPGROUND TRAILHEAD
16.3 ~ BURNS TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE

section 11.
DISTANCE ~ 8.8
CUMULATIVE ~ 132.9 ~ 141.7
ELEVATION: L 846' ~ H 2140'
WOODS TRAIL ~ VERY DIFFICULT
LANDMARK ~ DUGGER WILDERNESS
LOCAL TOWN ~ JACKSONVILLE
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ BURNS TRAILHEAD
8.8 ~ NORTH FS 500 TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE

section 12.
DISTANCE ~ 16.2
ELEVATION: L 767' ~ H 1871'
WOODS TRAIL ~ VERY DIFFICULT
LANDMARK ~ TERRAPIN CREEK
LOCAL TOWN ~ PIEDMONT
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ NORTH FS 500 TRAILHEAD

16.2 ~ HIGH POINT TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE

section 13.
DISTANCE ~ 12.8
ELEVATION: L 767' ~ H 1871'
WOODS TRAIL ~ VERY DIFFICULT
LANDMARK ~ ALABAMA / GEORGIA STATE LINE
LOCAL TOWN ~ CAVE SPRING, GA
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ HIGH POINT TRAILHEAD

12.8 ~ JACKSON CHAPEL TRAILHEAD
NORTHERN TERMINUS / FINISH HIKE


alabama northern terminus



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