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 Mar 22, 2017 Please pre-register. Schedules are subject to change!
    ** March 2017 **  



CT Upper Leggett to Rock Creek bridge & Rock Creek Loop, Sale Creek.  This is a moderate 8.4 mile hike on the Cumberland Trail beginning from Upper Leggett Rd descending on the Rock Creek Loop affording views of Rock Creek and traversing several ridges through a mixed forest of pines and hardwoods.  At the Boiling Springs Branch bridge we will continue on the main trail descending and ascending along ridges as it rises above Rock Creek crossing Leggett Branch Cascades to the 80 ft Rock Creek Bridge.  After a lunch break at the bridge we will return on the main trail to the Upper Leggett parking.  Wear boots, bring water, snack and lunch.  Depart Trinity Tabernacle on Hwy 127 S at 8 am CT.  

Contact Cheryl Heckler at or 931-200-7436 to register or for additional information. 

    ** April 2017 **  



Lulu Lake Land Trust, Lookout Mt, GA. This is a joint hike between the Soddy Daisy and Plateau Chapters.  This 5 mile moderate hike includes the upper falls, Lula Lake, lower falls, and the panoramic vista. Plateau Chapter will depart at 7:30 am CT from Trinity Tabernacle Church, Hwy 127S to meet Soddy Daisy Chapter at Food City Parking lot in Red Bank

For more information and to register contact Cheryl Heckler from Plateau Chapter 931-200-74436 or



CT Piney Falls Trail from Duskin Creek to Rockhouse Branch, Spring City.  This is a moderate 6.5 mile hiking 3 miles from Duskin Creek bridge to Rockhouse Branch bridge and returning seeing White Pine Cascades, Deep Pool Cascades and a spur trail to Hemlock Falls.  Hopefully we will be lucky and see spring wildflowers or Mt Laurel in bloom.  Plateau Chapter will depart at 8 am CT from Trinity Tabernacle Church, 2028 S Main Street, Crossville.

For more information and to register contact Cheryl Heckler from Plateau Chapter 931-200-74436 or



Chapter meeting, First United Methodist Church Annex, 69 Neecham Street, Crossville.  Dinner at Gondola’s Restaurant, 138 The Crossings,  Crossville at  5 pm CT. Program - Wildflowers by Karla Miller. 

 Contact Chapter Chair, Cheryl Heckler at or 931-200-7436 for additional information.

    ** May 2017 **  



Chapter picnic

Cheryl Heckler

    ** October 2017 **  



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Monteagle, TN

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