History Hike - Sugarlands Valley

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Friday March 1

9:00 AM  –  2:00 PM

Guides: Mark & Janet Snyder

Location: Sugarlands Visitor Center - The benches at the restrooms.

We will follow the Old Sugarlands trail with views of post-wildfire forest recovery, spend time at the Sugarlands CCC camp and its history and take a walk to the old Cemetery. Highlights are the stone quarry, home sites, CCC camp, cemetery and a reason for Leave No Trace.

Activity rating: Moderate - You will be walking on uneven surfaces with exposed roots and rocks for the majority of the trip.

Mileage: 6 miles maximum. We will take breaks along the way.
What to bring: A personal first-aid kit and trekking poles may be helpful as well.
Questions about joining this event? Call 436.7318 extension 349 or email Dana Murphy.
Program proceeds are used to support GSMA's mission to support the perpetual preservation of Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the National Park System by promoting greater public understanding and appreciation through education, interpretation and research. Thank YOU!

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