Cheaha Mountain Climber's Log

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Cortez - Jul 20, 2005 1:44 pm

Route Climbed: Lake Chinnabee via the Silent trail & Pinhoti Trail Date Climbed: February 23, 2000  Sucess!

A large party of us hiked this gruelling death march from the base of Mt Cheaha.

The weather was cold and damp/drizzly. The trails for the most part were good but this is an extremely difficult hike. Just because this mountain is at the southern terminous of the Appalachian Mts. in Alabama does not make it easy if you choose this route.

Hiking party:

Michael Booker

Jennifer Booker

Drew Beaty

Wade Hulsey

Joel Stewart

Kathy Stewart

Steve Color


txmountaineer - Mar 19, 2005 12:25 pm

Route Climbed: Auto Road Date Climbed: 16 March 2005  Sucess!

Drove up to the top on a foggy day near the end of winter.


unclehud - Feb 19, 2005 7:38 am

Route Climbed: drive-up summit Date Climbed: Feb 19, 2005  Sucess!

Beautiful day for a summit! TV/radio/cell boadcast antenna tower kind of spoils the vista.

About 1.5 hour drive from Atlanta. Toughest part of the summit was finding a gas station on I-20 as we passed into Alabama. Almost had to start walking!

Steve Gruhn - Jan 26, 2005 9:58 pm

Route Climbed: Strolled from car to top Date Climbed: November 5, 2001  Sucess!



cp0915 - Feb 18, 2004 10:18 am

Date Climbed: several times  Sucess!

Not much effort required, but a good time nonetheless. The views are great.


kdonaldson - Dec 3, 2003 12:26 am

Route Climbed: From the parking lot Date Climbed: Aug 17, 2003  Sucess!

Good views from the Tower at the top of the mountain.


paclimber - Sep 19, 2003 12:11 pm

Route Climbed: Main Road Date Climbed: January 25, 2003  Sucess!

Drove up just to summit, at night. It was cold and clear. Lookout tower was being renovated and was surrounded by scaffolding.


vannibell - Jul 26, 2003 11:16 am

Route Climbed: Pinhoti Trail Date Climbed: April, 2003  Sucess!

Lots of fun had by all.


marcminish - Oct 3, 2002 7:05 pm

Route Climbed: Many Date Climbed: Many  Sucess!

A great place to spend the day. I've climbed many of the routes at Rock Garden. Lot's of good hiking trails on the Pinhoti as well.

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