Day: June 1, 2021

ForestNews

Hiking the Bartram Trail with ForestWatch

By Melanie Vickers : Board Secretary In January 2020, Georgia ForestWatch challenged our membership to hike the entire length (38 miles) of the Bartram Trail in Georgia by offering a series of hikes. In February 2020, we teamed up with the GA/NC Bartram Trail Society (now the Blueridge Bartram Trail Conservancy), and 23 hikers completed […]

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ForestNews

Charlie’s Creek Road – OHV recreation destination causes sedimentation issues

By Melanie Vickers : Board Secretary Charlie’s Creek Road meanders through National Forest land in Towns County between Tallulah River Road and Upper Hightower Road, following Charlie’s Creek, a beautiful mountain stream that feeds into the Tallulah River, a popular trout fishing and camping destination.  The road provides a path for power lines to Tate […]

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