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Leita Thompson Memorial Park - Fitness Run/Walk Hike

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Roswell, GA   Hike: Leita Thompson Memorial Park - Fitness Run/Walk Hike  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Wed, Feb 4 2015  11:00 am >> Wed, Feb 4 2015 12:30 pm
Registration Opens: Wed, Jan 28 2015 8:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Tue, Feb 3 2015 9:00 am
Event Duration:1 Hours 30 Minutes
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Distance:5 Miles
Trip Leader(s):
Ralph Howard
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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: 9 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


This is a fitness hike with a fast pace.   We run and walk during this hike.

Leita Thompson Memorial Park is located in Roswell, GA and has a great trail that winds through the woods. It's made of soft, small gravel and plenty wide to walk side by side. It's very wooded and clean and has a few nice little hills. We will walk around a small lake and then up the hill to Leita's house for a brief stop outside.  

A little more information on the park: thompson-memorial-park.html

There are no bathrooms, but there are some porta potties throughout the park.

We will start promptly at 11:00AM.

Required Items to Bring:

water, gatorade or whatever you like to keep hydrated 

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

1355 Woodstock Rd  

Roswell, GA 30075

It's best to use and map directions from your destination. You can go to and enter the bold text below in to the search bar. If you chose Satelite View, you can see a birdseye view of the parking lot.

34.06315, -84.40678

There is a green roofed pavillion very close to Woodstock Rd. You can see it easily from the road and it says "Leita Thompson Pavillion." There is a road on the East side of that and it leads directly to the parking lot.  


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