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35UP! Roswell's Covered Bridge "THAWING" Winter HIKE & Chaplins Patio Dining!

Hello Fellow Winter Trail Boogie'in Hounds!

Join your 35Up & Mingling in Atlanta MeetUp friends in the heart of Roswell, at the Covered Bridge Trailhead for Vickery Creek (w/2  restrooms).

We are going to do 5 miles.  35Up's trail scoot & Great Blue Heron search will begin at Vickery’s beautiful Covered Bridge, and with the exception of a few short steep stretches alongside this beautiful creek feed into the Chattahoochee , the terrain is fairly level. (Easy Level D-2,)  We will include a stop at the spillway dam, which fed the mill wheel in a factory downstream. Supplying textiles for Confederate uniforms, the mill was a primary target for Gen. William Sherman whose troops destroyed the facility during the Civil War. The trails along Big Creek are very scenic with the sound of a rushing mountain creek and waterfall. The search will be led by Memphis Russ [masked]), a seasoned explorer with intimate knowledge of the Vickery Creek Trials.


**Please try to arrive by 1:45 so we can start the hike at 2:00 - we will start hiking at 2:00 on the dot :)

..~~ Hwy. 120 from Marietta to Roswell, crosses Atlanta Street, in Roswell, to become Mill Street. Follow Mill Street down the hill, as far as you can go.  You'll see our covered bridge parking lot & trailhead sign.

- Bring water, camera & a trail snack
- Suggestion: ankle protecting trail shoes
- Dogs-teenagers & up-OK
- Kids-on a leash & bringing up the rear

Following the hike, we will scoot up the hill for an early patio, healthy dinner at 5:00 p.m. at:

Come out to see us - You will be back!





Come move with us at Chaplins - Roswell

http://chaplinsroswell.com/ at 555 S Atlanta St Suite B100, Roswell, GA 30075.

Joseph at Chaplin's is giving 35Up Atlanta members exclusive dining on the covered, non-smoking patio & (w/20 attendees)  discounted drink specials: Domestic beer $3, House Wine $4.25, Tea & soda w/ free refills $1.75…

Additionally, Mingling members receive individual checks & a Special 35Up Menu, with 10% off Chaplin’s already reasonably priced regular Dinner menu, consisting of: Healthy Chef, Garden, Chicken or Egg- Salads. Tasty Lunch Burger, Chili Dog, Tuna Melt, Tuna on Pita, Fish & Chips, Grilled Ham & Cheese, or a Large Bar BQ’d Pork Sandwich-with choice of side.

KEEP IN MIND: There are always dangerous and unforeseen elements when out in nature: Cliffs, water hazards, weather, animals, insects, reptiles, falling limbs or rocks, Poison Ivy, Oak, Sumac, etc. Trails may be un-maintained, slippery, rocky, icy and have steep embankments. Shoes and clothing may get muddy or wet. The woods are your bathroom.

WAIVER: By attending, each person assumes all responsibility and liability for themselves and their actions and hereby releases MeetUp.com, its employees, directors, officers, agents, and volunteers from any and all liability resulting from any loss, injury, illness, damages, or death, while attending, participating or volunteering in this event. Make sure that anyone you invite receives this information and understands and agrees to all aspects of it, otherwise you’re responsible for them.

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  • Roberta

    Russ, thanks for the scenic tour along the river and through the woods. The weather, hike, people and food were outstanding! Thanks

    February 9, 2014

    • Memphis R.

      Thanks!.. & I love the beautiful company>> & Ya;ll hurry back!!

      February 11, 2014

  • Eleanor

    Had a great time hiking with some old friends and making some new friends. Perfect weather!!

    February 10, 2014

  • Lisa

    I had a great time walking and talking with everyone.

    February 10, 2014

  • Lisa

    Everyone was so nice..our hiking leader Russ knew the trails and was also a breath of fresh air! I'm a beginner and it worked for me.

    1 · February 9, 2014

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