Sweetwater Creek State Park

Trails in Sweetwater Creek (GA)

BLUE (NATURE OR NON-GAME WILDLIFE) TRAIL

BLUE (NATURE OR NON-GAME WILDLIFE) TRAIL 2 miles one way. Blazed blue. Rated moderate to difficult. A steep climb down to the falls deck. The Blue Trail intersects with the Red Trail near the overlook of the New Manchester mill ruins at the one-mile mark. This trail was specifically designed ...

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RED (HISTORY) TRAIL

RED (HISTORY) TRAIL 1 mile one way. Blazed red. Rated easy to difficult. The Red Trail, after half a mile, takes you to the impressive New Manchester mill ruins alongside the white-water rapids of Sweetwater Creek and is the recommended hike for first-time visitors. New Manchester was a mid-nineteenth century ...

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WHITE (NON-GAME WILDLIFE) TRAIL

WHITE (NON-GAME WILDLIFE) TRAIL 3 miles one way. Blazed white. Rated moderate to difficult. The White Trail passes through some of the most remote areas of the park west of Sweetwater Creek. It connects to the end of the Red and Blue trails following the rapids as they continue down the ...

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YELLOW (EAST SIDE) TRAIL

YELLOW (EAST SIDE) TRAIL 3-mile loop. Blazed yellow. Rated moderate to difficult. The Yellow Trail is accessed by entering the Red Trail at the bottom corner of the parking area and then turning left after approximately 150 feet. (Look for the yellow blazes.) It then drops into the creek valley ...

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