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Address: Mount Vernon Road, Lithia Springs, GA 30057
Phone Number: +1 770 732 5871
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it was a cool January day but sunny Well marked trails Interesting museum at the trail head. Interesting old ruined mill.. Walked about 5 miles nothing too strenuous. Plenty... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
JimandBunny
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Atlanta
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Atlanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

it was a cool January day but sunny Well marked trails Interesting museum at the trail head. Interesting old ruined mill.. Walked about 5 miles nothing too strenuous. Plenty of variety for children.

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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33 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Although the parking lot was packed, the trails were not too crowded. We took the yellow trail back through the woods. It's a beautiful and well-maintained hike. It is steep for a bit but it's very manageable. It is also mostly in the shade. We hiked over to the mill ruins, which were neat to see. This is well worth... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

My husband and I used to visit Sweetwater as a couple before we got married and had kids. We went back today with friends who are much more avid hikers than we are, with a total of 4 kids all under age 5, and we all enjoyed it thoroughly. If you go on the red trail it is incredibly scenic... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

For $5, we enjoyed a wonderful afternoon in a beautiful, peaceful setting just minutes from Atlanta. The interpretive center is wonderful and we enjoyed hiking to see the mill ruins. Lovely park!

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East Tennessee
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45 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed hiking around and seeing the mill ruins and the waterfalls. Very enjoyable park to spend a day.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Been here twice once with my family for fishing and enjoying outdoors the second tiime for the trails. Its good place outdoor activity.

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Lithia Springs, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

This place is great for the whole family . EVERYTHING from Feeding the ducks and geese that will eat out of your or your childrens hand to Hiking nature trails . Rented a Paddleboat and cruised around the lake then went fishing for a while.

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

20 miles west of Atlanta this state park is very and nice for a day trip with only $5 for parking. We did the 'Red Trail' (2 mile round-trip with moderate difficulty). It was a little slippery at some places on the trails as we just had tennis shoes and not true hiking shoes due to the rain and the... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Though this park is close to the city, it is quiet and a great escape. The nature center has a great museum about the history of the area. The trails are little used (except for the short jaunt to the old mill); the reservoir is fabulous for kayaking. I hear the geocaching is great as well. Though busy on weekends,... More 

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ATL
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

My daughter and I hit the 5 mile, white blazed trail. We were both impressed. The trail is well marked so there is little chance of getting lost. Plenty of diversity in the terrain, from open fields to rock scrambling to creek-side meandering. And 5 miles is a perfect length for a kid...long enough to feel meaningful, yet short enough... More 

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