Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites
"Ruins to Rapids" Full Moon Hike
Get Outdoors Georgia Civil War History Event Tons of Fun
Wednesday, Nov 28, 2012 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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This 1.5-mile hike is moderately difficult and goes inside the Civil War-era textile mill ruins of New Manchester and follows the lovely rapids (up to class IV) of Sweetwater Creek. A flashlight and sturdy, closed-toe shoes are required. No children under 6 or dogs. Meet inside the Visitor's Center. Register in advance.

$6 plus $5 parking. 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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