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A series of loops through a thickly forested area provide a great hiking or mountain bike experience for all levels of hikers and riders.

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Augusta Canal Trail
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4 Completed 3 Reviews

Such a well kept trail! Very nice, wide paths great for biking and walking or running.
Peaceful, uncrowded atmosphere.
Come here after it rains to spot many different kinds of mushrooms all along the trail~!
We found a calvatia cyathiformis that we got to take home, have ID'd by a mycologist online, and then fry up with some butter and garlic. Mmmm. :)
The trail runs along the side of the river, and you can even rent single person canoes to go boating in.
Also, enjoy all of the snazzy looking rich-people houses as you find your way to the entrance. xD

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Augusta Canal Trail
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164 Completed 44 Reviews

A fantastic wide walking or bike riding path along the river. Quiet, great views of the river. Loved it!

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Reed Creek Park
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6 Completed 2 Reviews

This is not a trail. Just a boardwalk for bird watching.

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Pendleton King Park Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

If you like short walks that make you feel as though you are hundreds of miles away from urban life while being only blocks away, then this is the trail for you. Varied topography, vegetation and trail surface.

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Augusta Levee
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4 Completed 4 Reviews

I give it 2 stars

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Augusta Canal National Heritage Area Trail
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4 Completed 4 Reviews

love taking my bike out on the canal.

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Augusta Canal National Heritage Area Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Amazing run!! Ran this yesterday.

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Augusta Canal National Heritage Area Trail
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0 Completed 1 Reviews

While it isn't the most exciting of trails I did enjoy walking this particularly for the natural factor. It's a well kept and wide trail frequently painted with mothers pushing kids, runners and a plethora of man's best friends. I haven't walked the trail in it's entirety...yet. It is complete with the occasional Port-a-potty for those who aren't comfortable with utilizing the woods and it is laced with points of interest throughout the trail. I like that it is bordered on the sides by the river and the canal. Makes for some great pictures and variety of wildlife. The only way to increase the level of difficulty is if you were to attempt to do the whole trail in a day. The entire trail is about 11 miles long so to go in and back out may take 7-8 hours if you're straight walking. If you're like me and enjoy stopping to take pics, write or simply enjoy being outside it'll take longer.

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