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A Walk in the Woods

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Clinton Nature Preserve, 8720 Ephesus Church Road, Villa Rica, GA 30180
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Feb 22 2014  2:00 pm >> Sat, Feb 22 2014 5:00 pm
Registration Opens: Wed, Feb 12 2014 8:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Feb 22 2014 2:00 am
Event Duration:3 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Distance:7 Miles
Trip Leader(s):
Richard A. Zalik
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:16
Minimum Group Size:5
Number Registered So Far: 16 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


This hike will take place in the Clinton Nature Preserve area, and it will consist of three loops that end and begin either at, or very close to, the trailhead, so that if you get tired you may end your hike earlier. The preserve has clean bathroom facilities.
This 200-acre park was donated to Douglas County by Ms. Annie Mae Clinton. The park is required by Ms. Clinton's will to remain in its natural state as much as possible. The park contains nature trails, and open exploration areas.

About one mile into the woods (by hiking), is the Carnes Cabin, a pre-Civil War residence, that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Required Items to Bring:

Water, good hiking shoes.

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

CLINTON NATURE PRESERVE is located at 8720 Ephesus Church Road one mile west of Post Road. The Post Road/Ephesus Church Road intersection is one-half mile south of the Post Road/Interstate 20 interchange.



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