Hear the history of local gold mining with a local historian and Smithgall's Interpretive Ranger. The morning begins with a presentation depicting cultural influences that lead up to the 1828 Georgia "gold rush." A hike on the Martin Mine trail provides an opportunity to interpret the scars that gold mining efforts left on the landscape.
Hours of Operation
Saturday: 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Admission & Fees
Advance Registration $5
Parking on Site, Public Restrooms
Suitable for Ages
Family Friendly, History & Heritage, Outdoors & Nature, State Park Events