Hike to Alabama Highest Point along the Rock Garden Trail near Cheaha!
WHO: Open to anyone desiring a time of Christian Fellowship and enjoyment of GOD's Creation. Join us in admiration and worship of our CREATOR GOD.
The heavens declare the glory of God; And the firmament shows His handiwork. 2 Day unto day utters speech, And night unto night reveals knowledge. 3 There is no speech nor language Where their voice is not heard.Psalms 19:1-3 (NKJV)
WHAT: Saturday hiking adventure along The Rock Garden Trail. The trail starts from the lake and climbs to near the summit of Mt. Cheaha (the highest point in Alabama). The hike is 1.6 miles long and gains almost 1000' in elevation. Some people rate this the most difficult hike in the state - but I know you can make it!
WHEN: Saturday, March 2, 2013
Depart the Church No Later Than 8:00am
WHERE: Rock Garden Trail climbs to near the summit of Mt. Cheaha
WHAT TO BRING: Proper shoes/clothing for hiking; Water for the trail; Snacks for the trail (if desired); Picnic Lunch (we will lunch in the park); Camera to record the breathtaking vistas! Loving spirit & a Great Attitude! We will have a devotional thought after our picnic time.
Plan to stop on the way back for snacks/fast food -- you will need $$ for that.
ALL YOUTH MUST HAVE A 2013 SIGNED RELEASE & MEDICAL INFO SHEET ON FILE BEFORE THIS TRIP.
Anyone under 12 years of age MUST BE accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.
Individuals with back, knee, foot, or leg problems should consider the difficulty of this hike before attempting the ascent.
There is NO climbing involved, though you may be scrambling a little!
Contact Pastor Larry for additional information.