Rock Creek Greenway

Georgia

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Rock Creek Greenway Facts

States: Georgia
Counties: Hall
Length: 2 miles
Trail end points: Academy Street and Northside Drive and Pearl Nix Parkway
Trail surfaces: Asphalt, Concrete
Trail category: Greenway/Non-RT
ID: 7784693
Trail activities: Bike, Inline Skating, Walking

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Rock Creek Greenway Description

Rock Creek Greenway is a well-shaded, paved pathway connecting four parks on its way across Gainesville, from downtown to Lake Lanier.

A pleasant place to begin is on the trail’s eastern end at Rock Creek Park. From there, the trail heads west, soon reaching Ivey Terrace Park, a pretty place for lunch with a picnic pavilion and tables. As the trail approaches the lake, Wilshire Trails Park offers a playground, grills, tables, and restrooms. The last park on the trail is Longwood, which sports a boat dock and fishing pier.

Parking and Trail Access

Parking is available at the parks along the trail, from east to west:

  • Rock Creek Park (223 Northside Drive, NW)
  • Ivey Terrace Park (607 Ridgewood Terrace, NW)
  • Wilshire Trails (849 Wilshire Road, NW)
  • Longwood Park.( 20 Pearl Nix Parkway, NW)

Rock Creek Greenway Reviews

Nice paved trail, with a few hills.

Nice ride on a paved trail.

I love the shady walk, quite, clean

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