Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites
Get Outdoors Georgia Civil War History Event Tons of Fun
Multiple Days (non-consecutive)
Saturday, Oct 4, 2014 (1 PM to 2:30 PM)
Saturday, Oct 11, 2014 (1 PM to 2:30 PM)
Saturday, Oct 18, 2014 (1 PM to 2:30 PM)
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 (1 PM to 2:30 PM)

Historic New Manchester History Hike
This mile-long hike (easy to moderate) will lead to the five story ruins of the Civil War-era New Manchester textile mill and focus on the history of the Sweetwater Creek Valley. This historian or ranger-led hike will include going to the ruins and seeing the lovely whitewater rapids which provide great photo opportunities.

Admission: $5
Parking fee: $5
Event Phone: 770-732-5871

Location:
Sweetwater Creek State Park
1750 Mt. Vernon Road
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
Directions

GPS Coordinates:
N 33.753783 | W -084.639000

Do not rely on GPS units for directions to this park. Take I-20 west from Atlanta, exit #44 at Thornton Road, turn left and go 1/4 mile. Turn right on Blairs Bridge Road. After 2 miles, turn left on Mount Vernon Road and proceed to the park.
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