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Henderson Park - Beginners Welcome

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Tucker, GA 30084   Hike: Henderson Park - Beginners Welcome  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Sun, May 15 2022  9:30 am >> Sun, May 15 2022 11:30 am
Registration Opens: Wed, May 11 2022 8:10 am
Registration Cut Off: Sun, May 15 2022 9:30 am
Event Duration:2 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Distance:5 Miles
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:12
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 15 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


please join me for a 5 mile hike at Henderson Park.  There is a waterfall usually (dependent on recent rainfall) not much elevation and a lake.  It is a park not often posted by the AOC but a beautiful little gem tucked away in Tucker, GA

Hike start time is 9:30 a.m.- please be a few minutes early to meet your fellow hikers.

Great hike for those new to the AOC or new to hiking.  Virtually NO elevation. Hike will be a moderate pace, not super fast, not super slow.

THere are no restrooms at this location, please plan accordingly.  Parking is free


There are a few parking lots - we will meet at the Henderson Road entrance (not the community garden which is where parking in a little traffic circle.  not the entrance just northwest of there with a small parking lot, but the third one (fartherst northwest) HUGE parking lot.  If you have trouble call me 678-759-9732

Required Items to Bring:

hiking shoes/boots


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How to Get There:
Event Directions:

[1] Take I-285 East/South and get off at Exit 37 - Lavista Road
[2] Turn left onto Lavista Road (going outside 285) and go 1.5 miles and make a left on Henderson Road.
[3] Go 1 mile and make a right into the parking lot. 

NOTE:  There are 3 parking lots.  One will say community garden and the other soccer fields.  We are NOT meeting there.  We will be meeting in the parking lot of the main entrance where you will see small gates and a stone wall that says Henderson Park.  There is a picture of that stone wall at the top of this page.

For a zoomable map or satellite view of the parking lot please click on the rectangular blue and green event location icon near the top of this page. 


2723 Henderson Road, Tucker, GA 30084 

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