Frozen Head Wildflower Walk
April 17 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Description: This is a joint outing for the 53rd Frozen Head Wildflower Pilgrimage with TNPS and TCWP. We will have an excellent opportunity to see spring wildflowers. The first mile is ideal for those with rather limited hiking capabilities; the trail is wide and flat. It is a loop with quick return to the parking area (Interpretive Trail). For those continuing the next 2 miles are steeper and rougher but still moderate (Judge Branch and S. Old Mac Trails).
Meeting Place: For carpool: Gold’s Gym/Books-A-Million parking lot in Oak Ridge (at the end close to S. Illinois Avenue, near Salsarita’s, 9AM Eastern. If going straight to the trail meet at 10 AM Eastern.
Difficulty: Option 1. One mile of wide flat trail. Easy. Option 2. Three miles with a stream crossing and some steep places. Moderate.
Facilities: At meeting place
Lunch: Bring water, lunch, and bug spray
Contact/Leader: Larry Pounds and Jimmy Groton (Reservations required)
Phone/email: 865-705-8516, PoundsL@aol.com