Celebrating 50 years of the Wilderness Act, the Nantahala Hiking Club will take a 5-mile moderate-to-strenuous hike Feb. 15 with elevation change of 1,400 feet from Tallulah River trail head to Deep Gap. Meet at Westgate Plaza in Franklin at 9 am. Drive 86 miles round trip. Call leaders Bill and Sharon Van Horn, 369-1983, for reservations. Visitors, children and dogs (on leash) are welcome.