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Beautiful scenery

Makes for a nice day trip with beautiful scenery and lots of walking trails. There is also a lot of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Donna B
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Smiths, Alabama
Nice place!

I’m so glad that I chose this place over other parks that I’d read about. I enjoyed walking around... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2019
normartell1975
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Florida Panhandle, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Makes for a nice day trip with beautiful scenery and lots of walking trails. There is also a lot of historical monuments, artifacts and buildings on site.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Donna B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing that spectacular about the scenery but it is a nice walking trail. There is picnic areas that you can take a lunch and eat. I wasn't sure about the safety of the walk as I wasn't that familiar with the area but otherwise we...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

I’m so glad that I chose this place over other parks that I’d read about. I enjoyed walking around the river- it was clean and I felt safe. It’s a nice walk overlooking the river and rapids. If you like nature (or have a dog),...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank normartell1975
Reviewed February 28, 2019

The most important part of the walk between the Savannah River and the Augusta Canal is the towpath on the raised levee, originally designed for the mule drivers who towed the barges up and down the canal. Whether you begin your walk or bike ride...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tajo123
Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

An excellent hike between the river and the canal. Very scenic. Pathway is level so makes for easy walk.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank tdw295
Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful place to walk, run, relax. People of all ages will enjoy. Lots of parking. Kid friendly but be careful around the water as you are walking along the Augusta Canal. The drop off is steep on the canal side and the river side as...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank juliemstiefel
Reviewed February 12, 2019 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 February 12, 2019 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 February 12, 2019

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 February 3, 2019

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
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April 27, 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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