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Lollipops and Popcicles @ Island Ford

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Sandy Springs, GA   Hike: Lollipops and Popcicles @ Island Ford  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Tue, Jul 19 2016  6:00 pm >> Tue, Jul 19 2016 8:00 pm
Registration Opens: Fri, Jul 1 2016 9:00 am
Registration Cut Off: Tue, Jul 19 2016 3:00 pm
Event Duration:2 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Distance:4.5 Miles
Trip Leader(s):
Libby G
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:16
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 14 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes


Come join us for a fun and loopy hike at Island Ford! We will enjoy many of the trails at this beautiful park. We'll move at a moderate pace as we take in the sites here! We'll hit the trails leading to the river and come back to our cars. We'll get some water and head out to finish up with the lollipop loop! Afterwards we'll enjoys some lollipops and refreshing Popcicles! What could be a better end to our hike?

We are parking in the first lot on your left as you enter the Park


We will start on time or a few minutes early if everyone is there early. 

This park requires a $3 parking fee, so if you don't have an annual pass, be sure to bring $3 cash.  


Required Items to Bring:

Comfortables shoes or hiking boots and Water
$3.00 or your annual pass 

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:

From northbound US 19 and GA 400
- Take exit #6 (Northridge Road).
- Coming off the exit, stay in the right lane, cross over GA 400, and turn right onto Dunwoody Place.
- Go 0.5 miles to Roberts Drive.
- Turn right and proceed 0.7 miles to the park entrance on your right.

From southbound US 19 and GA 400
- Take exit #6 (Northridge Road)
- Continue straight ahead at the traffic light onto Dunwoody Place.
- Go 0.5 miles to Roberts Drive.
- Turn right and proceed 0.7 miles to the park entrance on your right.


Trail Map -

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