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Take a Hike

Walk down the canal road or ride bikes about a total of 1.2 miles. Just south of the I-20 overpass... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
2Grossman
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Augusta, Georgia
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Family walk

Stretch your legs for miles and take in the beautiful surroundings. Walk the dogs, ride bikes or... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
2018Love2travel
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Augusta, Georgia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Walk down the canal road or ride bikes about a total of 1.2 miles. Just south of the I-20 overpass is a clearing on the left. There is easy access to the Savannah River. Bring a blanket ant towels. This is a wonderful place for...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 2Grossman
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stretch your legs for miles and take in the beautiful surroundings. Walk the dogs, ride bikes or rent kayaks for a few hours, you will not be disappointed here. Young children, teens, adults and senior adults all enjoy the walking trail and sound of the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 2018Love2travel
Reviewed 5 days ago

I love walking and watching the water flow. Just taking a nice break. It is just beautiful. I was on a date so it did not go as I thought it would so I was not able to stay very long but just loved the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family loves the Savannah Rapids Park in Augusta, GA. We will frequently visit this park to get some fresh air, exercise (walk or ride bikes), and just spend some time as a family. The route from this park to the clearing is 2.6 miles...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Katie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great spot! Great view! It was dusk when I arrived so I was unable to enjoy the trail but when I return, will definitely walk this and hopefully kayak down it! Also, if you are visiting with your love, be sure to bring...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank hd0bs0n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Begin a bike ride, canoe trip or a jog. Or just a nice stroll. A bit of a climb and stairs to get to the river, but this old lady can do it. There is a tot playground and plenty of parking in a safe...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Patsy R
Reviewed December 29, 2018

This turned out to be the largest and best preserved canal structure complex of any we have seen for a canal of this size. We have seen a great many canals, from some long-abandoned and now no more than mere ditches, to some as amazing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank obilon-kanobe
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful trail along the river for walking, bike riding. It’s five miles from parking lot to visitors center, and five miles back . A good ten mile hike. Portable toilets and clean bathrooms along the way! Go for it!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Annie J
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

This happens to be one of my most favorite places in the CSRA. I enjoy the beauty of God's creations!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Brandy W
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful place. You can rent kayaks near the dam for use in the canal, or if you bring your own kayak and put in upstream of the dam you can get on the river. A few island up is Stallings Island where...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from Patsy R | Reviewed this property |
If you are referring to the picture, that is not a covered bridge. You walk beside the locked building in this picture. .
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