Panther Creek Trail - Tallulah Falls, GA

January 20, 2004

HIKERS - John Bellamy,   Steve Jordan,  Wayne Miller,  Rick Porter-Whitmire,  Tony Presley,  Dan Ross,  Gerald Shedd,  Jack Slaton,  Bob Thompson, and David Whitaker.

TRAIL INFO. - Our hike today was on the Panther Creek Trail near Tallulah Falls, GA. off of old Hwy. 441. This is a popular trail which starts at Panther Creek Park and ends near Yonah Dam. We hiked to Panther Creek Falls which is a little more than 7 miles round trip.

Another beautiful hiking day! Clear skies and chilly with temps ranging from 21-41 degrees F.   A beautiful, well-marked trail with a couple of tricky footing areas where caution must be taken.


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The start of the trail at Panther Creek Park.
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Some of the steeper cliffs along the trail
have hand rails.(cables)
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There are many nice views of
Panther Creek all along the trail.
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This is the area just above the falls.
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Beautiful Panther Creek Falls!
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A great day for a nice warm campfire!
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Another view of the falls.
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We passed by many acres of pine trees that have
been devestated by the Southern Pine Beetle!
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The OFHC group for the day! Kneeling (l-r) Rick Porter-Whitmire, Steve Jordan, and Jack Slaton. Standing (l-r) Wayne Miller, Bob Thompson, John Bellamy, David Whitaker, Gerald Shedd, Dan Ross, and Tony Presley.
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Back to our starting Point.


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