This past weekend SAHC and Highland Brewing set out on one of the “For Love of Beer and Mountains” partnership hikes! This hike celebrated the Southern Sixer IPA as well as the 40 peaks above 6,000ft in the Southern Appalachians. The group got to the trail head excited, the day was made for hiking, there were blue skies and cool temperatures. In addition to a wonderful day this maybe SAHC’s first hike with a (local) celebrity. Sammy has starred in a promotional video by the City Chamber. You can see his debut here!
The hiking was tough. The cold temperatures the week prior had left some very icy patches on the trail. The hikers, however, did not let the icy obstacles ruin their fun, everyone continued to chat as we slowly made our way up the mountain. In the end everyone was very thankful for trekking poles! Read more