January 16, 2005 - Sweetwater Creek (Georgia)
Elevation Gain: ~200 ft(?)
Time (RT): ~2 hours
Distance (RT): ~4 miles
Sweetwater Creek Park @ GA State Parks
Friends of Sweetwater Creek
Take I-20 west from Atlanta, exit #44 at Thornton Road, turn left and go 1/4 mile. Turn right on Blairs Bridge Road, go 2 miles and turn left on Mount Vernon Road.
First view of Sweetwater Creek
"You know, after this we should really go for a Krispy Kreme™"
These Georgia trails are a lot browner than Washington's!
Sweetwater Creek Falls, aka, "some rapids"
A couple of kayakers in the drink
Late afternoon sun along the trail
Ruins of a Civil War-era textile mill
Too bad it's fenced off; would be fun to poke around here.
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