Backcountry Geology Hike

Event Date

Sunday, March 21, 2021
1:00pm - 4:00pm


Dates & times for March 2021
Sunday, March 21, 2021 1:00pm - 4:00pm


Sweetwater Creek State Park
1750 Mount Vernon Road
Lithia Springs GA 30122


  • Admission Fee: $6
  • Parking Fee: $5
Sunday, Mar 21, 2021 1 PM to 4 PM - Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA - Pre-registration required. Geologist and "Friends of Sweetwater Creek State Park" president John Johnston will lead a moderately strenuous three mile hike identifying rock types and explaining how they formed. Explore the beautiful Jack's Branch area and the seldom-visited quarry of the New Manchester mill. Meet in the Visitor's Center.

Pre-Registration required. Limited capacity. No refunds unless severe weather. Cancellations will occur the day before and participants will be notified. Please bring water, bug spray, and any additional items you will need. Sturdy, closed toe shoes required.
Group Amenities
  • Group-Friendly
General Information
  • Family-Friendly