First Day Hike at Benton Falls 2023
First Day Hike at Benton Falls – Sunday, Jan. 1 (1:00pm to 3:30pm).
This is your chance to partake in one of our signature hikes with Ranger Jeremy. This year, we will hike to Benton Falls and then back to the trailhead, making the trek 3 miles round trip.
The trail is moderate on a difficulty level (big decline and incline). Make sure to bring sturdy hiking shoes and whatever else you might enjoy on this beautiful hike.
WHEN: 1-3:30pm. We expect a BIG crowd so we will leave promptly at 1:00pm.
WHERE: 3171 US-64, Benton, TN 37307. Follow Oswald Road to the top of the mountain all the way to the Chilhowee Recreation Area. The Benton Falls Trailhead will be near the bathrooms.
PARKING FEES: Parking at the Chilhowee Recreation Area costs $3.00 per vehicle. Please bring cash and a writing utensil to pay the parking fee.
DISCLAIMER: This event will be cancelled if inclement weather occurs.
For more info call 423-263-0050.