Waterfalls and Wildflowers Ozark Tour – April 18

Shawnee Forest Country

On Saturday April 18th, 2015 a variety of outdoor enthusiasts from the U.S. Forest Service,Jackson Falls Gallatin and Hardin County Tourism groups and the River To River Trail Society will host an Illinois Ozark Tour.  The spring tour begins Saturday at 8 a.m. at Stonefort General Baptist Church in Stonefort, Illinois, where participants will embark by bus for a day of hiking and exploration to several waterfalls in southern Illinois.  As in previous Ozark Tours, the Waterfalls and Wildflower Tour will visit some of the sites that Col Trigg visited during the 1930s such as Jackson Hole, Cedar Falls and if time permits, Burden Falls as well as some not so well known landmarks such as Indian Falls.  The day will conclude back in Stonefort, IL, with a relaxing supper at the Stonefort General Baptist Church.

Rim Rock Trail Rim Rock Trail

This tour is different from previous Ozark Tours in that access…

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