SSWC Walks and Meetings Schedule for 2024

Guided Walks and Meetings Schedule

July 13/Saturday – 5 and 10 kilometer Athens Sampler guided walk – 8:30 to register, 9:00 am to begin the walk.  Start at Dudley Park.  See Dudley Park, North Oconee River Greenway, Firefly Trail, the Classic Center, downtown Athens, UGA new campus and UGA Old Campus. This walk will last approximately one and one-half hours for the 5K or approximately 2.5 to 3 hours for the 10k.  We will meet for lunch afterward.

Start Point: Dudley Park, 1177 East Broad Street, Athens, GA.  Avoid UGA parking spaces by parking at the back of the lot in Park-Trails Parking spaces. Restrooms available shortly after the beginning of the walk.  $4 to walk, $11 for T-shirts.   POC: Harold Weber, 904-704-8402.

Apr 27/Saturday – Second Annual Alpine Helen Volkswanderung 5-10k Walk.  Start at Bodensee German Restaurant & Biergarten, 64 Munich Strasse, Helen, GA  30545.  This is a Bavarian Biergarten style walk-hiking event in beautiful Helen, GA sponsored by Alpine Village Volkswanderung, a member club of America’s walking Club.

May 4, Saturday/Watkinsville – 9:00 am to register, 9:30 am to walk.  Start at Courthouse parking lot behind Oconee County Courthouse at 10 Water St. in Watkinsville.  This is a regular 5 or 10 Kilometer guided walk. POC: Harold Weber, 904-704-8402.

June 8, Saturday/US 441 The Lake at Sandy Creek Park – 8:30 am to register, 9:00 am to Walk.  Start at Sandy Creek Park, 400 Bob Holman Road, Athens, GA.  This is a regular 5 or 10 Kilometer guided walk.  POC: Harold Weber, 904-704-8402.

Self-Guided Year-Round Walks

Athens Sampler at Dudley Park

Oconee River Greenway at Sandy Creek Nature Center

Watson Mill Bridge State Park, Comer, GA

  US 441 The Lake at Sandy Creek Park

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