The Plateau chapter serves hikers in the Crossville and Monterey area. Hikes are regularly scheduled throughout the year on the many trails in this region, as well as in other parts of the state. Check the TTA calendar for more information about upcoming hikes.

Meetings are held monthly at 6:30 PM CT on the second Thursday at the First United Methodist Church Annex, 69 Neecham St, Crossville, TN (map). Meet at La Costa Restuarant, The Crossings, at 4:45 PM CT for dinner before the meeting,

For more information about the Plateau chapter, contact the chapter co-chairs, Cheryl Heckler or Bob Obohoski by email, or Cheryl by telephone at 931-200-7436 or, Bob by telephone at 931-456-4282.

Bill Quattrociocchii is the Chapter Treasurer, and can be reached by telephone at (931-484-4230 or by email).


Upcoming Plateau Hikes and Programs:


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Date Chapter Hike Leader or Contact
    Updated Aug 22, 2019 Please pre-register. Schedules are subject to change!
    ** August 2019 **  

8/24
Sat

Plateau

Big South Fork, Rugby, TN - Burnt Mill Bridge. Our hike will be the Burnt Mill Bridge loop near Rugby. It will be about 5 mi with moderate terrain. Depart 7:30 am CT from Cracker Barrel’s rear lot in Crossville.  Carpool cost is $6.  Don’t forget tick/bug spray and sunscreen.   Pack water, snacks and lunch. 

Contact the hike coordinator, Deb Westervelt, via email plateauhikes@tennesseetrails.org or text/call 931-267-2243 for more info.

8/28
Wed

Plateau

Big South Fork, Stearns, KY - Blue Heron Loop. This is a moderately difficult 6.4 mile hike. Short Hike :  4 mi in/out from Natural Bridge to Devil’s Jump Overlook.  The loop features two of the best river gorge overlooks in the Big South Fork area. Two other interesting features along the trail are the Devils Jump rapids and Crack-in-the-Rock. The trail passes through the Blue Heron coal mining exhibit that serves as the terminus for the Big South Fork Scenic Railway. Depart from Vanity Fair at 7:30 am CT.  Carpool cost is $8. Don’t forget tick/bug spray and sunscreen. Pack water, snacks and lunch. 

Contact the hike coordinator, Deb Westervelt, via email plateauhikes@tennesseetrails.org or text/call 931-267-2243 for more info.

    ** October 2019 **  

10/18-
10/20

Plateau

2019 TENNEESSEE TRAILS ASSOCIATION 
ANNUAL CONFERENCE 
OCTOBER 18-20 
FAIRFIELD GLADE (FFG) COMMUNITY CLUB CENTER, 128 STONEHENGE DRIVE, CROSSVILLE, TN 38558 
REGISTRATIONS BY SEP 1, 2019.  Get form on http://www.tennesseetrails.org (2019 Annual Meeting & Registration tab) or included in a newsletter.  

Contact Plateau Chapter Chair, Bruce Whitehead, 941-716-3620 or plateau@tennesseetrails.org  for information.

10/18-
10/20

TTA

October 18-20, 2019.  Annual Membership meeting.

Fairfield Glade. Crossville, TN

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