Last Minute Raging Water at Sweetwater Creek - Sat, Feb 29 2020

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Last Minute Raging Water at Sweetwater Creek

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Sweetwater Creek State Park   Hike: Last Minute Raging Water at Sweetwater Creek  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Feb 29 2020  11:00 am >> Sat, Feb 29 2020 2:00 pm
Registration Opens: Fri, Feb 28 2020 12:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Feb 29 2020 9:00 am
Event Duration:3 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Distance:5 Miles
Trip Leader(s):
Lisa Maldonado
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:15
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 5 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes


The creek is raging with all the rain.The rain has subsided and weather is looking perfect. We will start our hike from the visitor's center on The red trail. We will go past old mill ruins and hike along the creek. We will then hike on the white trail. Please bring a lunch or snack. The group will stop along the creek to have lunch. All of these trails have varied terrain with rocky areas and tree roots. Study hiking shoes are recommended. I am estimating about 5 miles but could be a little more.

We will meet at the event, no carpool will be organized.

Entrance fee is $5.00 unless you have a Georgia State Park Pass.

Required Items to Bring:

Sturdy hiking shoes


Snacks or Lunch

Recommended Items to Bring:
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Hiking poles

How to Get There:
Event Directions:
Park Address:

Sweetwater Creek State Park
1750 Mount Vernon Road
Lithia Springs, GA 30122 
Douglas County 

GPS Coordinates:

N 33.753783 | W -084.639000

Take I-20 west from Atlanta, exit #44 at Thornton Road, turn left and go ¼ mile. Turn right on Blairs Bridge Road. After 2 miles, turn left on Mount Vernon Road and proceed to the park.



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