Dupont Forest - Waterfall/Lake Loop

  • October 19, 2013 · 8:45 AM
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Leave at 9:00 a.m. sharp.

Difficulty:  strenuous due to mileage

Mileage: About 9 to 10 Miles approximately

Required:  Whistle, water, and a lunch.  Please read the hike details below before you sign up.

Paid up members will be given preference on this hike. If you have not paid your dues yet, you could potentially be bumped from this hike and/or wait listed to make room for a paid member. Many of your fellow hikers have paid their $15 yearly dues that support our activities (including the cost of this site). Our hike leaders are volunteers and do not get paid.  Please keep this in mind when you RSVP. Thank you.

RSVPS:  Please change your RSVP as soon as you know you can't make it. Failure to do so means someone else might not be able to hike. Thanks!  If you RSVP for a hike with a waiting list, but are a no show, you may be moved to the waiting list for the next hike you join.  Members who continually sign up and unsign up before a hike will be moved to the waiting list. You will receive no other notice and we will not email you before you are wait listed.

Hike organizers can:  Remove you from a hike if you sign up for a hike beyond your capability. Hiking can be a strenuous activity that requires stamina, balance, and good physical conditioning.  If you have any doubt at all that you or your guest can't physically handle this hike, please email the hike leader prior to signing up for this hike.

Dogs allowed:  No dogs (or other pets) are allowed on our hikes.  We have members who are allergic and/or afraid of dogs/pets.

Children under 14:  You must check with the hike leader before you sign up with your child please. We need to assess their capabilities.

Special needs:  If you are a person with special needs that requires an exception to the hike details above, please email the hike leader prior to signing up for this hike.

Description:  Waterfall/Lake Loop - High Falls, Lake Dense, Grassy Creek Falls, Lake Imaging, Hooker Falls, Triple Falls.

If you need to meet us at the trailhead: Please indicate that in the comments and we will try to accomodate this request (depending on how hard it is to find it). 

Fee:  None

Carpool fee for gas:  $5 to $7 (depending on number of passengers in the car and gas prices)

Safety Rules:

1.  Always stay behind the leader and in front of the sweep.

2.  If you get separated from the group, sit down in the trail and blow your whistle.  We will look for you.



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  • Bob B.

    The waterfalls were great and the pictures some of the group posted on line were "AWESOME".

    October 21, 2013

  • Donna D.

    This was a great hike and it was great to meet new people as well as catch up with my upstate buds! The falls were gorgeous and Caroline you got some fantastic pics! Thanks again for organizing another great day!

    October 21, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    October 20, 2013

  • Sarah

    Thanks for the awesome hike! So many waterfalls and trails...

    October 19, 2013

  • Jim S.

    Thanks for the day! Nice group too! Thanks Tim and Caroline

    October 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I love Dupont - great hike and super group of folks. Good to get back on the hiking circuit.

    1 · October 19, 2013

  • Cheryl R.


    1 · October 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    On way

    1 · October 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I live 15 minutes from Dupont so meet you there. What parking lot are you starting from?

    October 17, 2013

    • Tim D

      Buck Forest parking lot ~ 9:45

      1 · October 17, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry to cancel; hope to see you again soon.

    October 13, 2013

  • Caroline

    RSVPs are closed for now. We currently have 6 people on the waiting list. If more spaces become available as we get closer to the date, I will reopen the RSVPs. Thanks.

    October 13, 2013

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