Print-Friendly Version
Add this event to your calendar (Outlook, iCalendar)
Add REGISTRATION REMINDER to your calendar

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.

After Work at Glenlake Park and Decatur Square

The Basics:
Event Type:Urban Hike
Event Location: Glenlake Park, Decatur   Urban Hike: After Work at Glenlake Park and Decatur Square  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Thu, Apr 5 2018  6:30 pm >> Thu, Apr 5 2018 8:00 pm
Registration Opens: Tue, Apr 3 2018 12:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Apr 5 2018 6:00 pm
Event Duration:1 Hours 30 Minutes
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Distance:4 Miles
Trip Leader(s):
Email Trip Leader(s)
You must be logged in to get the Trip Leader contact information.
Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:20
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 11 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes


Decatur is ranked #1 as the most walkable city in Georgia with its 60 miles of sidewalks. Let's explore 4 miles of it in the heart of the city by visiting the Square, the community park and the historic cemetery.

Please arrive a few minutes early for checking in, introductions and bio breaks, so we can leave promptly at 6:30. 

We'll begin our hike by the pool inside Glenlake Park. The park has about a mile of trails, which we'll explore before walking over to the cemetery, where some famous local figures rest. We'll walk around the cemetery for a while before exiting it to walk a block over to the square. We'll explore the area for a couple of miles, with a little time to visit a snack and/or gift shop before heading back to the park.

There should be plenty of parking inside the park itself. However, if it's full, you can also park in the designated spaces along Church Street and walk in.

Small to medium sized and well-behaved dogs are allowed. Please register your fur friend when you register yourself please.

Required Items to Bring:

Comfortable walking shoes

Flashlight or headlamp

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

How to Get There:
Event Directions:

The physical address for Glenlake Park (where we will be meeting) is

1121 Church St, Decatur, GA 30030

We will meet in front of the pool. 


Parking options:

Look for the small "Glenlake Park" sign and turn in. (The parking lot shouldn't be full since the pool is closed this time of year.)

If the parking lot is full... Go back out on Church Street and park at any of the designated parking spots on the street.

* We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines while participating in AOC events.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:   Please review the AOC cancellation policy.