Pathfinder | 62 pts
Access the trailhead. Day 1 (8 miles) Follow the Fork Mountain Trail to the Chattooga Trail. The Chattooga trail follows the Chattooga River. Follow this south. Campsites will be found along about a 2-mile stretch on the river. Day 2 (8 miles). Continue on the Chattooga Trail until East Fork Trail. Follow this up to the Walhalla Fish Hatchery, about 4 miles. Follow the pavement up about a mile or so (1000 ft up). This intersects with the Foothills Trail. Follow the Foothill Trail about 3 miles back. This is an easy to moderate hike with numerous streams for water supplies. hiked Friday-Saturday, Sep., 2000 weather info: Clayton, Georgia 30525 map: Chattooga Wild and Scenic River, $4, There is a self-service campground with shower facilities. It is $10 per vehicle, quite reasonable. Watch carefully. The picnic area/trailhead is easy to miss. A local map would be helpful for driving through this area. I had to stop and ask directions.