As part of its Civil War 150th Exhibit, the Swannanoa Valley Museum will lead the Swannanoa Tunnel & Creek Hike on Saturday, December 1st. The mostly downhill treck will route hikers through scenic Swannanoa, passing by the grave of a Civil War soldier and the ruins of an old homestead. On this hike, participants often see trains on nearby tracks and always capture great pictures of the eastern end of the Swannanoa Tunnel. You can view pictures, an elevation profile, and a GPS track of last year's hike HERE. Hikers MUST RSPV for this event. See below for details on registration.
DATE: Saturday, December 1, 2012
TIME: 9:30 a.m.
WHERE: Meet in the parking lot of Black Mountain Savings Bank
WHAT TO BRING: Bagged lunch, drinks, snacks, ect. Dress for vagaries of winter weather and wear sturdy hiking boots.
COST: $20 for Museum members, $30 for non-members
DIFFICULTY RATING: Moderate
Register by emailing email@example.com or by calling (828)669-9566.