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Sunday Hike Island Ford
|Event Location:||Island Ford section of CRNRA|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sun, Aug 1 2021 11:00 am >> Sun, Aug 1 2021 1:30 pm|
|Registration Opens:||Sat, Jul 31 2021 2:30 pm|
|Registration Cut Off:||Sun, Aug 1 2021 11:00 am|
|Event Duration:||2 Hours 30 Minutes|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Easy to Moderate|
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|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 21 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||10|
|Minimum Group Size:||3|
|Number Registered So Far:||9 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||Yes|
Island Ford is one of the nicest hikes along the Chattahoochee, it also was one of my favorite local places to hike before I joined AOC. We will hike approx 5 miles at a slower pace than normal due to the heat. There will be a few hills, but nothing too strenuous. We will cover most of trails including the Sandy Springs lollipop trail adjacent to Roberts Road down to the river Canoe ramp area and back.
We will meet at the first parking lot to the left at beginning of the park. If you do not have an annual CRNRA parking pass, you will need to purchase the $5 daily parking pass at their Web site CRNRA Parks. You may also purchase an annual pass for $40.00 online or download their app to purchase.
Please do not forget your water!
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|How to Get There:|
From northbound US 19 and GA 400
Take exit #6 (Northridge Road).
From southbound US 19 and GA 400
Take exit #6 (Northridge Road)
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