Archive for September, 2011

Hiking Apps for the Droid Phone

Do you have a smartphone?  Well, there are a multitude of hiking apps available for it.   I have reviewed a few of the apps available for the Droid operating system.  (I am sure that the IPhone has similar, if not the same, apps available). Google has an app called My Tracks.  This app is […]


John’s Mountain Trail – Chattahoochee National Forest

Trail:  John’s Mountain Trail – Walker County, Georgia – Chattahoochee National Forest This site does not support embedded trip maps. View the trip here instead. Directions:  Directions From Atlanta General Information: Terrain:  This trail starts off at the top of a ridgeline.  It follows it for about 1.8 miles then starts a slow descent to […]


Cloudland Canyon State Park – Rising Fawn, Georgia

Trail:  Waterfalls Trail Directions:  From Atlanta, take I-75 North to exit 320, highway 136 west towards Lafayette.  Stay on highway 136 for approximately 47 miles.  Turn right onto Cloudland Canyon Park Road. General Information: Terrain:  The trail to the waterfalls from the parking lot is very steep and has multiple levels of staircases.    It is […]