The Memphis chapter serves hikers in the southwestern part of the state. Hikes are regularly scheduled throughout the year on the many trails in this area of Tennessee, as well as in the neighboring states of Mississippi and Arkansas. Check the TTA calendar for more information about upcoming hikes.

The chapter is in the process of changing their meeting time and place. Please check the calendar for information about upcoming meetings.

There are no scheduled activites during the summer months.

Contact Charlie Bright, Chapter Chair, by email, by telephone at 901-829-4434 for more information.

Francis Ruffin, telephone 662-701-6284, is the chapter's vice chair.


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Date Chapter Hike Leader or Contact
    Updated Apr 18, 2019 Please pre-register. Schedules are subject to change!
    ** April 2019 **  

4/20
Sat

Memphis

Nesbit Park in Bartlett

Meet at 9:00 a.m. in Nesbit Park parking lot at 5760 Yale Road.  Hike starts promptly at 9:20 a.m.  We will hike the White Trail for 5.5 to 6 miles.  There are 2 ravine crossings with steep hills and possible water.  Sturdy shoes and hiking poles advised.  Bring water and snacks.  Allow 3 hours for this hike.   For information contact Gloria at 901-277-5756.

Hike Location:  Nesbit Park is on the north side of Yale Road between Bartlett Blvd. and Old Brownsville Road in Bartlett.

For information contact Gloria at 901-277-5756.

4/27
Sat

Memphis

Chewalla Lake Recreation Area - near Holly Springs, MS

This is a 7-mile moderate hike through woods, along the Chewalla Road Trail to the Pine Mountain Road.  Meet at 9:30 a.m.  We start at the trail head from the MSL-Chewalla Lake Road.  Park along the road, near the trail head.  Wear boots, bring water and snack.  Rain cancels the hike. For more information call Janet at 901-761-0705.

Directions:  From US HYW 78 take the Lake Center exit, turn west onto HWY 178, turn north onto Higdon Road and drive 3 miles to the entrance.

 

For more information call Janet at 901-761-0705.

    ** May 2019 **  

5/4
Sat

Memphis

 Sat.Herb Parsons Lake State Park, Fisherville

More info to come

 

 

Pam Gowdy

5/4
Sat

TTA

11:00 am Second Quarter TTA Board Meeting

Hermitage Branch Library
3700 James Kay Lane
Hermitage, TN 37076

36.1771896,-86.6155296

5/11
Sat

Memphis

T. O. Fuller State Park - Hike & Chapter Picnic

 

 

Katie & Mike Gecewich, 1-712-251-7163

    ** August 2019 **  

8/3
Sat

TTA

11:00 am Third Quarter TTA Board Meeting

Hermitage Branch Library
3700 James Kay Lane
Hermitage, TN 37076

36.1771896,-86.6155296

    ** September 2019 **  

9/28
Sat

Memphis

Village Creek State Park, Wynne, AR

 

 

Linda Red, 901-489-9157

    ** October 2019 **  

10/5
Sat

Memphis

Oct 5, Sat.Lucius Burch Natural Area - Wolf River South of Walnut Grove

 

 More info to follow.

Linda Red, 901-489-9157

10/12
Sat

Memphis

 Sat.Shiloh National Military Park - Compass Hike

 

 

Wayne Simpson, w.simpson1@comcast.net, 901-385-1988

10/18-
10/20

Memphis

 Sat-SunTTA Annual Meeting  - Fairfield Glade, Crossville

 

10/18-
10/20

TTA

October 18-20, 2019.  Annual Membership meeting.

Fairfield Glade. Crossville, TN

10/26
Sat

Memphis

 Sat.Meeman-Shelby Forest – Chickasaw Bluff & Woodland Trail

 

 

Gloria Folk, 901-277-5756

    ** November 2019 **  

11/2
Sat

Memphis

 Sat. Chewalla Lake Recreation Area  – Holly Springs, MS

More info to follow

 

 

 Lynne Witherington, 901-230-1501

11/9
Sat

Memphis

Sat.Tishomingo State Park

More info to follow

 

 

Kam Hipkins, 901-299-8359

11/10
Sun

Memphis

Nov 10, Sun.Big Hill Pond State Park

 

 

Wayne Simpson, w.simpson1@comcast.net, 901-385-1988

11/16
Sat

Memphis

Nov 16, Sat.Meeman-Shelby Forest – Chickasaw Bluff & Pioneer Springs

 More info to follow

Wayne Simpson, w.simpson1@comcast.net, 901-385-1988

11/23
Sat

Memphis

Nov 23, Sat.Lucius Burch Natural Area, North off Walnut Grove

 

 

Marion Quinlen, 901-482-8640

11/30
Sat

Memphis

Nov 30, Sat.Meeman-Shelby Forest – Woodland Trail  

 More info to follow

TDB

    ** December 2019 **  

12/7
Sat

Memphis

Dec 7, Sat.Tour de Wolf – Shelby Farms

More info to follow

 

Katie & Mike Gecewich, 1-712-251-7163

 

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