​​​​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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pta facebook.

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home.
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.
nb alabama databook guide.


nb alabama snailtrail 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.


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 ~ 12.6
CUMULATIVE ~ 0.0 ~ 12.6
ELEVATION: L 608' ~ H 802'
WOODS TRAIL ~ MODERATE ~ 0.0 ~ 5.3
ROAD WALK ~ EASY ~ 5.3 ~ 12.6
LANDMARK ~ FLAGG MOUNTAIN
LOCAL TOWN ~ WEOGUFKA
SOUTHERN TERMINUS / START HIKE
0.0 ~ FLAGG MOUNTAIN TRAILHEAD

12.6 ~ 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
CUMULATIVE ~ 19.7 ~ 31.1
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
CUMULATIVE ~ 31.1 ~ 49.1
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
CUMULATIVE ~ 49.1 ~ 64.6
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
CUMULATIVE ~ 64.6 ~ 75.9
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
CUMULATIVE ~ 75.9 ~ 93.5
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
CUMULATIVE ~ 93.5 ~ 103.0
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
CUMULATIVE ~ 103.0 ~ 116.6
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
CUMULATIVE ~ 116.6 ~ 132.9
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
CUMULATIVE ~ 141.7 ~ 157.9
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
CUMULATIVE ~ 157.9 ~ 170.7
ELEVATION: L 800' ~ H 1968'
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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