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Alabama - Virgin Falls

This event is hosted by Girls Who Hike Ambassador Stacy Bean! All attendees will receive special Girls Who Hike giveaways before the hike starts.

Virgin Falls State Natural Area
Sparta, TN
Estimating at around 8.3 miles, out and back
ELEVATION GAIN: 1,750 feet

**Official Registration is on EVENTBRITE link below: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gwhal-official-meetup-virgin-falls-tickets-42574128364
**Password: GWHAL


Trail Map and Info: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/tennessee/virgin-falls-trail

Meeting Location:
Virgin Falls Trailhead Parking Lot

Meeting Time: 10:00am

GWH Trail Rating-
YELLOW: Moderate hike, well-signed, elevation gain of between 1,000-2,000ft., low altitude. 


Hi ladies! I'm so excited to lead this hike through Virgin Falls!

I want to start by saying take heed to the hard trail rating. There are lots of stairs and ups and downs. It took us about 6 hours round trip with several stops along the way. That said, this is definitely at the top of my list of favorite hikes! This hike is beautiful and challenging! Not only do you see the Virgin Falls, but also Big Branch Falls, Big Laurel Falls, Sheep Cave Falls, and a great overlook of the Caney Fork Gulf up on Martha’s Point. 

Bring ample water, snacks/lunch, an adventurous spirit, bug spray, and a camera! Be sure to wear sturdy shoes/hiking boots.

Keep the guys at home for this event, please! 

***In order to attend an official meetup, you MUST have a signed Liability Waiver on file. Please see the Group Rules for details/link to sign. It takes 60 seconds to complete and one waiver clears you for all meetups!***

Liability Waiver Link: http://bit.ly/GWHLiabilityWaiver

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