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Lunch Time Hike: Powers Island

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Paces Mill, Chattahoochee River NRA. (1615 Riveredge Pkwy, Sandy Springs GA 30328)   Hike: Lunch Time Hike: Powers Island  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Jul 22 2011  12:00 pm >> Fri, Jul 22 2011 2:00 pm
Registration Opens: Tue, Jul 12 2011 4:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Jul 21 2011 9:00 pm
Event Duration:1.5 hours
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Distance:3 Miles
Trip Leader(s):
Richard A. Zalik
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Member Cost:$5.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:16
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

This loop follows a number of trails on Powers Island, the banks of the Chattahoochee, and the bluffs overlooking it.. The walking distance is about 3 miles.

Recommended Items to Bring:
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Good hiking shoes, plenty of water and insect repellent.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:From downtown Atlanta drive north on I-75 to I-285. Take a right on I-285 to Exit 22. Turn left, cross over the interstate and follow Interstate Parkway North, which curves around to the left. The parking lot will be about 0.8 miles down the road on your right, just before the Chattahoochee River. If you cross the Chattahoochee you will get to the main Cochran Shoals area, which is the wrong place.

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Member Cost:$5.00/Person
Cost Includes:The parking fee is  5.00 per car.
Make a Payment:Although there is a cost for this event, you do not pay through the AOC. Please review the event details carefully for information about how/where to make your payment.

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