Re: Change of plans
- Thanks David
I'm not at all familiar with Atl. Never been to the otherside (old
Doors song about drugs) Always stoped at six flags and that has been
several years ago. All the advive is appreciated and needed.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Dave Womble <dpwomble@y...>"
> Coy Boy,through.
> I wouldn't expect any traffic problems around Atlanta on saturday
> morning, but you never know for sure until you have made it
> From I-75 and I-285 north of Atlanta to I-85 and I-285 northeast
> Atlanta, it is about 15 minutes via I-285 if you take I-285 eastto
> (clockwise). The signs are sometimes confusing, the way you want
> go may say to Greenville and the otherway may say to Birmingham.The
> otherway (counterclockwise) will take about an hour as I-285 formsa
> big loop around Atlanta.I-
> From I-20 and I-285 west of Atlanta to I-85 and I-285 northeast of
> Atlanta is about 30 minutes and it shouldn't matter if you stay on
> 20 until it connects with I-85 in downtown Atlanta or you use I-285
> to connect. If you use I-285 to connect, the first exit at the I-20
> and I-285 interchange may say to Airport, you don't want to takethat
> one. The second one is the one that you want and I think it saysto
> If you are familar with the roads around Atlanta, I apologize for
> this drival, if not, pay attention because the signage still givesme
> trouble and I have lived here a long time.<starnescr@y...>"
> --- In email@example.com, "starnescr
> <starnescr@y...> wrote:then
> > Yea I hate driving in Atlanta. Hopefully early Sat morning the
> > traffic will be light. I may be coming from 75S to 285 bypass
> > up 85. Any construction projects which would make 20 a betterthe
> > Coy Boy
> > --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Dave Womble
> > <dpwomble@y...> wrote:
> > > --- In email@example.com, "starnescr
> > <starnescr@y...>"
> > > <starnescr@y...> wrote:
> > > > Hi Steven
> > > >
> > > > I just discussed travel plans with Paul. We both saw the
> > forcast
> > > of
> > > > possible strorms Friday night. Plus my kids want to go to
> > stateto
> > > > tourny Friday and watch DAR girls and boys. We have decided
> > > > leave out early Sat morning. We plan leaving Grant ataround 3
> > > AM.area.
> > > > that will put us in the Atlanta area around 6 to 6:30 AM. AL
> > time.
> > > > David said it was about 2 more hours from Atl to the camp
> > SoSo
> > > > that should allow plenty of time to get there by the 10:AM
> > > you
> > > > still need a ride plan accordingly.
> > > >
> > > > Coy Boy
> > >
> > > Coy Boy,
> > >
> > > Be careful, it's a little over 2 hours from the EAST side of
> > Atlanta
> > > (the I-85N/I-285 intersection). It takes about 1/2 to 3/4
> > > get from the west side of Atlanta to the east side. By the
> > > there is a Hardees and a Burger King on SC28 in Walhalla thatcopy
> > serve
> > > breakfast...last ones before the trailhead.
> > >
> > > I'm also looking forward to meeting some other hammock hangers
> > > learning a few things. Maybe I can even buy an autographed
> > of
> > > Ed's new book...Ed can you bring me a copy?
> > >
> > > Youngblood