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Georgia - Sawnee Mountain Co-Ed Sunset Hike

This hike is led by GWH Ambassador Amy Henson. 

Let’s hike the Indian Seats Trail to the top of Sawnee Mountain and hopefully catch a beautiful sunset. 

The first 10 members to arrive will receive special Girls Who Hike giveaways! 

Tickets Required: Eventbrite (one ticket per hiker)
Trail Rating: Moderate hike, From the parking lot at 2500 Bettis Tribble Gap Road, Cumming, GA we will hike towards the visitor center before we turn to head up the mountain to Indian Seats. 
Trail Map:
Park Website:
Date: June 9, 2018
Time: 6:00 p.m. – leaving the trailhead by 6:15
Sunset for June 9 is slated to be 8:47. Please try to be early so we have a minute to find a good spot to sit and catch our breath. After sunset we will hike ¾ mile back to the parking lot, exiting the summit by 9:10 to leave the park by 9:30 p.m. 
Distance: 3.5 mi
Elevation Gain: 436 ft
Location: 2500 Bettis-Tribble Gap Road, This parking lot has a pavilion and parking lot only. 
Hiker Limit: 24
Dogs: No Dogs allowed on the trails per the Sawnee Mountain Preserve Website
Kids: No
Men: Yes

***As with all GWH events, ALL ATTENDEES must sign the GWH waiver before attending – it takes less than a minute to sign, and once you’ve signed it once you’re good to go for all future meetups*** LINK TO WAIVER:

Items to bring: Plenty of water, snacks, and I recommend bringing a headlamp in case it’s dark on the decent.