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Homestead Trail

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Homestead Trail offers great mix of paths and technical footwork with 630 feet of elevation climbs.


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Map Key

4.3

Miles

7.0

KM

Point to Point

1,025' 312 m

High

845' 257 m

Low

507' 155 m

Up

544' 166 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

15%

Max Grade (9°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Lake

Description

Easy to follow signs and tree marking will keep you on the right path. The loop you can take in either direction. A couple portions of the trail are shared with the Sweet Gum Red Trail. The trail begins at the park Visitor Center. The loop portion follows the lakeshore. This trail is named after one of several homesteads which were once located in the loop portion. The trail is blazed yellow and is not accessible to bicycles.

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Shared By:

Eric Ward

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#143

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#9,317

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Photos

Boardwalk along the trail.
Nov 28, 2016 near Emerson, GA
Third bridge along the trail.
Nov 28, 2016 near Emerson, GA
Sign to The Lodge at start of the trail.
Nov 28, 2016 near Emerson, GA

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Mar 31, 2020
Magdiel Marquez
Jan 26, 2020
Brittany DeDiego
3.2mi — 1h 07m
Dec 7, 2019
Shawn McHargue
Oct 11, 2019
Mark Horn
11h 15m
May 27, 2019
Ryan Keesee
May 4, 2019
Nicole Sorrells
Rained out on the hike 4mi — 2h 00m
Nov 17, 2018
Jordan Palys