JULY 20 - ALUM CAVE & MT. LECONTE
Our second hike will be on Friday, July 20, hiking Alum Cave and Mt. LeConte.
The Alum Cave portion of the hike is more family friendly with a total of 4.4 miles roundtrip. The total elevation gain is 1125 feet and is rated a moderate hike. Hikers will experience the Arch Rock, Inspiration Point, and, of course, Alum Cave.
The Mt. LeConte portion of the hike is more adventurous and strenuous with a total of 11 miles roundtrip. The total elevation change is 2763 feet and elevation height of 6593 feet. Hikers will experience all of the Alum Cave hike, as well as rock ledges, spruce-fir forest, and beautiful views.
We will depart from the church parking at 7:00 AM. All who participate should wear comfortable clothes for hiking, bring plenty of water and a packed lunch & snacks. We encourage participants to please sign up below so that we may prepare accordingly.