Ratings and Fees
Kentucky Sierra Club Outing Difficulty Ratings
RatingsAll Cumberland Chapter outings are rated on a three point scale which indicates the level of difficulty involved: easy, moderate or strenuous.
The rating categories for hiking trips follow these general guidelines.
|Easy||Less than 4 miles per day||Less than 1,000 feet|
|Moderate||4-7 miles per day||1,000 - 2,500 feet|
|Strenuous||Greater than 7 miles per day||Greater than 2,500 feet|
Do not hesitate to participate in any activity, but you must be honest with your outing leader about the abilities and skills of you and your family.
FeesFor Sierra Club members a charge of one dollar ($1.00) per outing per day per person will be assessed to defray the administrative and advertising cost of the outing program.
For non-members, this charge will be two dollars ($2.00) per outing per day per person.
These fees may be waived for educational classes and public service outings.