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Wednesday After Work Hike: East Palisades Loop

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: East Palisades, Chattahoochee River NRA, 4458 Whitewater Creek Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30327
Date(s) & Time:Wed, May 30 2018  6:30 pm >> Wed, May 30 2018 8:00 pm
Registration Opens: Sun, May 27 2018 8:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Wed, May 30 2018 4:00 pm
Event Duration:1 Hour 30 Minutes
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Distance:3.7 Miles
Trip Leader(s):
Richard A. Zalik
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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:3
Number Registered So Far: 6 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes


This loop first follows the shores of the Chattahoochee River and then climbs the cliffs above it, offering a spectacular view of the rapids below. 

Required Items to Bring:

Good hiking shoes and plenty of water.

Recommended Items to Bring:
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Insect repellent, hiking poles

How to Get There:
Event Directions:

From downtown Atlanta drive north on I 75 to Exit 256. At the bottom of the ramp take a right on Mt. Paran. After about 0.2 miles take a left onto Sentinel Post. Proceed 0.4 miles on Sentinel Post and turn right onto Whitewater Creek. After a further 0.4 miles you will see the park entrance on your left. Proceed to the trail parking at the end of the road.


Sunset is at 8:42 PM and twilight ends at 9:11 PM.

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Cost Includes:

The parking fee is $5.00 per car.

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