Sunday, October 11, 2009

Area Hiking Clubs (and other organizations)

I occasionally get emails asking if I know of any hiking clubs and other groups in our region -- So I thought I'd post the list I have. Many of the clubs listed below are quite active - with events planned out months in advance. I don't have a complete listing, so perhaps you could help me add to this. I believe there's a horseback riding club as well as a rock climbing group in our area, but I couldn't find them online. Please leave a comment if you know of them or any other groups to add to our list!

Hiking:
Carolina Mountain Club
Chargers and Rechargers
Greeneville (TN) Hiking Club
Johnson City Hiking Club
Mid-Appalachian Highlands Club
Smoky Mountains Hiking Club
Tennessee Eastman Hiking and Canoeing Club
Tennessee Trails Association - East TN Chapter

Mountain Biking/Cycling:
Northeast Tennessee Mountain Bike Association
Tri-Cities Road Club
Virginia Creeper Trail Club

1 comment:

  1. National Sports Organization can be found on Meetup.com They do a variety of outdoor activities including: rapelling, rock climbing, scuba diving, hiking/backpacking trips, caving. Just about anything having to do with the outdoors. They welcome new members all the time so they can share their love of the outdoors.

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