This guidebook is from the 2001 Southeastern Section of the Geological Society of America 50th Annual Field Trip. The guidebook includes a remarkably diverse set of trips ranging in location and topic from the Blue Ridge of northern Georgia and western North Carolina to the Piedmont of North Carolina and Virginia to the Coastal Plain of North Carolina. This guidebook contains nine scientific articles. Edited by C.W. Hoffman, 2001. 203 pages.