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We found some secret trails at Amerson Park.
Plan on this being an exploratory hike of 6-8 miles.
Hike at Amerson River Park (Water Works Park) at 1pm.
Meet at the playground parking area by the restrooms.
Trail Map: https://www.tripadvisor.com/LocationPhotoDirectLink-g60920-d8467293-i194561251-Amerson_River_Park-Macon_Georgia.html http://www.newtownmacon.com/oht/ Meet at the parking area by the Playground and Restrooms.
This hike will be an 8 mile loop. We will meet at 10am at the base of the WJSP-TV Tower and hike the Wolfden and White Candle Trails, which has a gentle cascading water fall. This loop total hiking mileage will be 8 miles. We did this hike last year and it was very enjoyable. FDR/Pine Mountain will probably become one of your favorite parks in the state so, if you have never been or it's been a while, come join some friends for a day trip to southwest Georgia. Location: Meet at the WJSP-TV Tower Parking lot at 10am. Follow brown signs to Little White House, and TV tower is south of there (uphill) about 3 miles. Hike Distance: +8 miles. Time: 10am until 1pm (3 Hours) Difficulty: Medium - this is not a difficult walk, we will be aiming to go at about 3mph. What to bring: Bring Snack, water, bug spray, sun block.. Exclusions: No dogs or children under 10. Carpool: TBD. For more info: Pine Mountain Trails System (http://gastateparks.org/pmt-trails) - This describes all the loop trails of Pine Mountain. FDR State Park (http://gastateparks.org/FDRoosevelt) - This provides a general overview of the state park. Download interactive trail map to your device https://www.pinemountaintrail.org/maps-of-the-trail.html