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This is a short backpacking and fishing trip in the Cohutta Wilderness. We will drive up Saturday morning, hike in 3-4 miles and set up camp, then fish up and down Jacks River Saturday afternoon. Sunday we'll fish until early afternoon, break camp and hike out, and drive back to Atlanta. This is one of my favorite streams in Georgia. The fishing was good the last time I was there, the stream is beautiful, and I have rarely seen another fisherman. It's not a difficult hike, but it will require some stream crossings. Details about the hike are here: https://www.atlantatrails.com/hiking-trails/hiking-jacks-river-falls-trail-splashing-through-the-cohutta-wilderness/. Times are approximate for leaving Atlanta to arrival back in Atlanta. It's about a two hour drive, so my hope is to be on the trail around 10:00 am Saturday, back to the car(s) around 6:00 pm Sunday, and back in Atlanta around 8:00 pm. As before, you won't need waders, but you will need shoes you can wade in (NOT soft-bottomed 'water shoes'), eye protection (ideally polarized sunglasses), a Georgia fishing license, and whatever else you would normally bring backpacking. If you need fishing or camping gear, I have a limited amount to lend. Feel free to message me with gear questions. Everyone will be responsible for their own food. If you're coming from Atlanta, I can give you a ride (up to four passengers); otherwise, we'll arrange to meet somewhere along the way. Participate at your own risk. The Mountain stream hiking and fly fishing Meetup assumes no liability associated with events and the members, including: injuries, parking fees, event fees, food, drinks, medical bills, loss of property, theft, parking mishaps, towing fees and/or any other negative thing that might happen. By RSVPing and attending these events, you waive all rights to make any legal claim against Meetup and this group's organizer. You are responsible for yourself and your own safety.