Tuesday, December 27, 2016 12:45 AM


The Chickamauga Dam and Cloudland Canyon State Park are just 2.9 miles of new trail away from being connected for ambitious hikers and mountain bikers. Lula Lake Land Trust crews are planning to begin work in January on the Chattanooga Connector Trail that will link the land trust to Covenant College and provide the missing stretch in a network of trails between the Tennessee Riverwalk and Cloudland Canyon, a popular Georgia state park. A rendering shows the proposed path of a trail connecting the Lula Lake Land Trust to Covenant College A rendering shows the proposed path of a... Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press. Visitors to the Lula Lake Land Trust enjoy an afternoon by Lula Lake Falls. Visitors to the Lula Lake Land Trust enjoy... Photo by Staff File Photo /Times Free Press. "Cloudland Canyon would be the destination where, if people wanted to make it a bikepacking trip, that's where they could stay," Lula Lake Land Trust development director Kat Volzer said. "There are tons of great trails on the mountain already, and we're trying to connect them all into a bigger system that will make sense." The connector trail will be a key link in ...

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