SN: 114031 - 2019

Augusta Canal Trail

Traditional Walk

Augusta, Georgia

Host Hotel in Augusta TBD

Starting Fri, Sep 20th for 3 days

Open from 9 to 4

Special programs

This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.

Long description

Host Hotel: Country Inn & Suites, 3270 Whiskey Road, Aiken, SC 29803. 803.649.4024 Group rate for 2 queen beds is $81 + tax. Reservations must be made by September 6 to receive group rate for Georgia Walkers. Rate includes breakfast. Check in for walks and book stamping will be at the hotel.

Distance: 5/10KM, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: medium

Wheelchairs: hard

Comments

The Augusta Canal Trail is a National Heritage Area located in . The Trail is a wide, level towpath once used by mules to pull canal boats to the Canal headgates. Located between the canal and the Savannah River, this is an out and back walk with the chance to see river otters and other wildlife. Built in 1845 to harness the water and power of the Savannah River, this canal brought textile and other manufacturing to the region in the era before, during and after the American Civil War.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start

Augusta Canal National Heritage Area 1450 Greene Street, Augusta, GA 30901

Georgia Walkers

Event website: georgiawalkers.homestead.com

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