North Oconee River: Newton Bridge Road to Barnett Shoals Road on the Oconee

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North Oconee River: Newton Bridge Road to Barnett Shoals Road on the Oconee is a 5.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Athens, Georgia that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October.

DISTANCE
5.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
259 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

kid friendly

birding

nature trips

trail running

walking

whitewater kayaking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

road biking
12 days ago

This trail is fun and easy to ride. Go for a cruise next to the river and under the trees. No worries about cars (although It crosses public streets in about 3 places). Only a short hop up the hill to downtown Athens.