Bartram Trail - Warwoman Dell - Martin Creek Falls, GA

December 13, 2011

This week's hike was on the Bartram Trail from Warwoman Dell to a point beyond Martin Creek Falls and back. Located in Rabun County, GA.

HIKERS - Karen Brown, Phil Brownrigg, Pam Euliss, Dave Hinson, Bill Hunt, Dick Metzgar, Jeanne O'Connor, Vic Robson, Dan Ross, Lynne Saporito.

Trail Info: Parking at Warwoman Dell, this portion of the Bartram Trail takes you northward past Becky Branch Falls and Martin Creek Falls to a point a half mile or so before Courthouse Gap.

Total hiking distance today - 6.5 miles R.T. It is a moderately strenuous hike due to elevation changes. Directions:Take Highway 884 East (Warwoman Road) from Clayton, GA for 5 miles or so and look for the Warwoman Dell sign on the right and turn right and park in the first parking area. Walk a short distance up the road and you will see the trail leading to the right. Follow the yellow trail markers.

Another great day for a hike! Partly cloudy to sunny and mild with temperatures ranging from 56 to 70 degrees F.

WILDFLOWERS IN BLOOM: Witch-hazel.

BIRDS IDENTIFIED: Carolina Chickadee, American Crow, Pileated Woodpecker and White-breasted Nuthatch.

OTHER FAUNA: Grey Squirrel.

Scroll down for photos from today!


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Starting point for today's hike.
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Leaving Warwoman Dell.
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Sign at Warwoman Road crossing.
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Becky Branch Falls.
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Fungus of the week!
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Lots of water alongside the trail.
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Martin Creek Falls!
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Exploring the falls.
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Enjoying the falls from the viewing platform.
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Only one significant tree-fall across the trail.
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Another great day for a hike!
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The OFHC gang for today's hike. (l-r front) Bill Hunt, Dick Metzgar and Dave Hinson. (l-r back) Jeanne O'Connor, Dan Ross, Vic Robson, Phil Brownrigg, Lynne Saporito, Pam Euliss and Karen Brown.

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Bartram Trail - Warwoman Dell - Martin Creek Falls 12-13-11



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