Park on side road off Joyce Access Road
(near 15.4), or 1/4 mile south of trail
crossing on Joyce-Piedmont Road.
15.2 Road junction. Turn left off Joyce Access
Road for the trail.
15.4 Trailhead and motorcycle barrier. Limited
parking near the trailhead.
17.6 Whiskey Creek. The impressive switchbacks
and bridge here were built by the Sherriff's Chain Gang. There is a
horse ford just north of the bridge. Reliable water - must be
filtered or purified.
17.9 Cross an old road, motorcycle barriers on
each side. This road is not accessible from Joyce Piedmont Road.
18.0 Creek with reliable water. Must be filtered
19.1 Cross Joyce-Piedmont Road, motorcycle
barriers. Parking is 1/4 mile south on the right side.
19.3 Creek crossing - reliable water, must be
filtered or purified. This is the last reliable water source for the
next three miles going west.
19.4 Horse trail climbs uphill to left on old
road, rejoining the biker/hiker trail in about a mile. Horse riders
are requested to use this