Birchmore Trail

Historic Heartland

Birchmore Trail

Birchmore Trail

293 Gran Ellen Dr.
Athens, GA 30606



The mile-long trail at Athens' Memorial Park winds through an urban forest and is highlighted by the Great Wall of Athens, built single-handedly by Fred Birchmore while in his 70s. The legendary Mr. Birchmore bicycled around the world in the 1930s. His bicycle is in the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, D.C.
  • Info & Amenities
  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM

    Monday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM

    Tuesday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM

    Wednesday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM

    Thursday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM

    Friday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM

    Saturday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking


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