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Jones Bridge Park: Short Casual Saturday Hike - 9 AM Start




The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Jones Bridge Branch - Chattahoochee NRA   Hike: Jones Bridge Park: Short Casual Saturday Hike - 9 AM Start  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Feb 27 2021  9:00 am >> Sat, Feb 27 2021 11:00 am
Registration Opens: Mon, Feb 22 2021 5:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Feb 27 2021 8:50 am
Event Duration:2 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Distance:6 Miles
Pace:Moderate
Trip Leader(s):
Tom Jarosz (Juh'rose)
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:10
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 10 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes

Itinerary:

  This event is dependent on state and local government direction and AOC Leadership direction.

   We will adhere to any social distancing directives that may be in place.

  Itinerary is subject to change before and during event.

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Join us for a casual Saturday morning hike in the winding forest footpaths along the Chattahoochee River (Jones Bridge Branch - Chattahoochee NRA). 

The Jones Bridge hike is a cool place to get away from the city to enjoy nature without having to drive for several hours to the mountains.  It's quite common to observe deer and other wildlife on the trail and river.

This is a nice  easy/moderate loop hike (5-6 miles) that is mostly flat with a few gentle climbs.  

We'll meet in the parking lot at the very end of the entrance road.  Restrooms are available.


Required Items to Bring:

-Water
-Appropriate clothing for weather
-Walking shoes or boots (Running shoes will work too!)

Recommended Items to Bring:
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How to Get There:
Event Directions:

From GA 400, take exit 7a, and head East 4.1 miles through the intersection of Holcomb Bridge and Nesbitt Ferry Road to the junction of Barnwell Road. Turn left on Barnwell Rd, and travel approx 2 miles to Jones Bridge Branch which will be on the right. Turn in and go a little over 1/2 mile to large parking lot at end of road. We will meet near the restroom building.

http://www.nps.gov/chat/planyourvisit/jonesbridge.htm


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

Cost Includes:

There is a $5 parking fee if you don't have an annual pass. 


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