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Sweetwater Creek State Park

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Fabulous hike...

Fabulous, we went on the red trail this was really steep in places. The views are lovely take lots... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Witney, United Kingdom
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Super cool ruins and river

Came up to Atlanta for Labor Day weekend from Fort Lauderdale and researched hikes nearby and found... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“red trail”(42 reviews)
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Mount Vernon Road, Lithia Springs, GA 30057
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fabulous, we went on the red trail this was really steep in places. The views are lovely take lots of water! Before we stoped here was went to the other part of the park where you can hire peddle boats, paddle boards & Jon boats....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came up to Atlanta for Labor Day weekend from Fort Lauderdale and researched hikes nearby and found this one. We did the red trail so that we can see the old mill ruins and realized that it was where the movie Hunger Games was filmed....More

Thank Kadensaunt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a trip to Sweetwater park is a very enjoyable experience for the beginner hiker; the terrain is uneven but the inclines are not too many and the trails are pretty wide. I see alot of people on weekends with their dogs (all on leashes of...More

Thank Bud-pony
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Loved our stay in the yurts for 2 nights. Very clean, spacious, quiet, practical and just beautiful. Nearby toilets and showers were great and clean. Such a beautiful spot.

Thank GoPlaces768953
Reviewed 28 July 2018

While here on assignment with my K9 partner, we hiked the Red trail along the water. We both went for a quick swim to cool off as others were doing. Nice hard pack trails that can range from easy to difficult terrain. We checked out...More

Thank K9-Cop
Reviewed 24 July 2018

My family had the 2018 Family reunion here. It was wonderful. Although I did not do the trails I understand from the family memebes who did they were very nice.

Thank regina319
Reviewed 16 July 2018

My husband and I were in town visiting for a belated birthday trip (his). He enjoys hiking and we found out about this state park through my research ahead of time. I was intrigued by this one because of the ruins. We hiked the Red...More

Thank Kristen T
Reviewed 9 July 2018

There is a lot to do here for anyone who enjoys the outdoors. Hiking, fishing, Geocashing (I think), non-motorized boating picnics, and education.

Thank Jeff F
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The park is a short distance from Atlanta. It is on some back roads so AGPS will help you find it. There is a $5 parking fee unless you have an annual pass. The ranger station has some snacks and cold beverage. There is a...More

Thank drericzez
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our day hiking on the red and white trails. It was fun hopping across the rocks in the creek along the trail. The visitors center had some nice displays regarding the history of the area.

Thank Christie B
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Grace J
9 July 2018|
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The water was super swift when we were there and the weather was cool, so I’m not sure. There is a lake within the park, too. I’m a great swimmer, and I wouldn’t swim in this river due to the rocks and current. The park’s... More
Phyllis S
3 June 2018|
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