Sat, Apr 24 | Roan Mountain State Park

3:00 PM Geology of Roan Mountain - Mick Whitelaw and Jeremy Stout (9 participants maximum)

Carver's Gap to Cloudland Hotel – Mick Whitelaw and Jeremy Stout: We will walk up the Cloudland access road from Carver's Gap to the old hotel and return via the AT.

Time & Location

Apr 24, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Roan Mountain State Park, 527 TN-143, Roan Mountain, TN 37687, USA

About the Event

This hike will focus on the ancient rocks of Roan Mountain, at 1.8 billion years old, the oldest known rocks in the Appalachian Mountains. (estimated return to Carver’s Gap around 6 to 6:30).

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