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Sweetwater Creek by Kayak

Saturday, May 7, 2016 (11 AM to 1:30 PM)
Saturday, May 21, 2016 (11 AM to 1:30 PM)
Saturday, May 28, 2016 (11 AM to 1:30 PM)

Join us for a beautiful two-hour paddle through a peaceful stretch of Sweetwater Creek in a tandem kayak. There is a short hike to view the mill ruins and whitewater rapids. This outing is for adults (18 yrs. and older) who can swim and those 12 yrs. to 17 yrs. who can swim and are w/adult. Kayak, PFD, and paddle included. Register in advance.

The impressive five story New Manchester mill ruins (as seen in "Hunger Games:Mockingjay") are alongside a half mile stretch of whitewater rapids up to class IV.

Admission: $25
Parking fee: $5
Event Phone: 770-732-5871

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Location
Sweetwater Creek State Park
1750 Mount Vernon Road
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
Directions

GPS Coordinates:
N 33.753783 | W -084.639000

Take I-20 west from Atlanta, exit #44 at Thornton Road, turn left and go ΒΌ 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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