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Go: Guided Mountain Hike at Panola

Panola Guided Hike

Panola Mountain State Park Guided Hikes Saturday, Jan. 6, Sunday Jan. 7, Sunday Jan. 14, Monday Jan. 15 1 – 4 pm; Saturday, Jan. 27 9 a.m. – noon  Join a guided hike for a close look at Panola Mountain’s unique ecology and see how outcrop plants scrape out a…
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Go: First Day of Winter Hike

SweetwaterSnow

Thursday, Dec. 21, 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. Celebrate the first day of Winter with a hike guided by a park ranger to the most scenic areas of Sweetwater Creek. Along the way discuss the winter traditions of the settlers of the town of New Manchester, along with winter tree identification….
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Go: Mountain Bike at Hard Labor Creek

Mtn Bike

Kick off the holidays with the 1st annual 2017 Hard Labor Creek State Park Mountain Bike Ride along four different courses: beginners, intermediate, advanced, and expert. Register online through December 15th. Register race day: 9:00am at the park’s office. Meet at the Hard Labor Creek mountain biking trailhead. There will…
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Go: S.O.A.R. 5K to benefit local Special Olympics

Check out the 5K Special Olympics Annual Run in Athens, Saturday, November 11.  All proceeds will go to the Clarke County Schools Chapter of Special Olympics. The race is open to runners, joggers, walkers and wheelchair participants of all ages. When: Saturday, November 11, 2017  Location:  Hillsman Middle School • 870 Gaines School…
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Go: Birdwalk & 400 Mile Challenge at FDR

Scenic view of F.D. Roosevelt Park

Saturdays- Sept. 30, Oct. 7 & Oct. 14 FDR State Park  Join Dr. Birkhead for a stroll along the woodland edges to listen and look for feathered friends. Bring binoculars or share park loaners.  Check list provided. Meet at the Boat House on Lake Delanor in the campground. $5 parking….
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Go: Twisted Ankle 5K & 10 Mile Road Race

Saturday, Sept. 16, 9:00 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Sloppy Floyd State Park, Summerville, Ga The 2017 Twisted Ankle Trail Race offers every trail runner a great race to remember. If you are new to trail running try out the 5K (3.1miles). For those who want to test their grit,…
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