Notes for the Road: Walk Georgia Blog

State Park: Etowah Mounds Historic Site


Home to Native Americans one thousand years ago, this 54-acre historic site protects six earthen mounds, a plaza, village site, and more. The Etowah Indian Mounds is the most intact Mississippian Culture site in the Southeast.
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State Park: What’s New for 2017

Black Rock Mountain State Park

A new year means new changes, updates and additions to elevate visitors’ experiences at Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites. With these new offerings guests to Georgia’s state parks will find new ways to get out, discover and explore.
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Go: Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site

Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation was the site of a booming rice farm in Brunswick, GA during the early 1800s. Family members have kept the plantation open as a historic site. The trails that criss-cross the plantation are great for anyone who loves walking and hiking! Many of these trails overlook the beautiful…
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Go: Stephen C. Foster State Park

Stephen C. Foster State Park is the perfect getaway for anyone who wants a quick escape into nature. This 80-acre park is located at the entrance to Okefenokee Swamp, which is one of the Seven Natural Wonders of Georgia. The calm waters are perfect for a gentle kayaking session, while…
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