Sandy Springs, GA Trails and Parks

Sandy Springs has 7 trails in the vicinity, including 6 hiking trails and 2 for trail running. These trails range from 1.7 to 9.3 miles in length. The most popular trails are Johnson Ferry North Trail, Cochran Shoals and Powers Island Units Trail and Sope Creek Unit Trail. Trails.com member TK W. recently completed East Palisades Unit Trails.
  • Johnson Ferry North TrailView Trail Details

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    Sandy Springs, GA

    • Hiking  
    •  About 1 hour
    •  1.7 miles
    •  Guide

    The Johnson Ferry Unit of the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area (CRNRA) comprises 108 acres entirely on the floodplain of the Chattahoochee ...

  • Chastain Park PATH TrailView Trail Details

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    Sandy Springs, GA

    •  1.5 hours
    •  2.9 miles
    •  Guide

    One of north Atlanta’s favorite play spaces, 260-acre Chastain Park features a golf course, sports and recreation fields, a tennis center, a ...

  • Sope Creek Unit TrailView Trail Details

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    Sandy Springs, GA

    • Hiking  
    •  3 hours
    •  5.1 miles
    •  Guide

    This park unit preserves woodlands and river bottomlands surrounding the site of the nineteenth-century Marietta Paper Mill on the banks of Sope ...

  • Cochran Shoals and Powers Island Units TrailView Trail Details

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    Sandy Springs, GA

    •  5 to 6 hours
    •  9.3 miles
    •  Guide

    These two units, located just outside Interstate 285, are among the most popular with hikers and runners. The National Recreation Area’s busiest ...

  • East Palisades Unit TrailsView Trail Details

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    Sandy Springs, GA

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  4.3 miles
    •  Guide

    This unit of the Chattahoochee River offers a taste of rugged beauty from high, heavily wooded ridges above the water to sandy, lushly carpeted ...

  • Chattahoochee River National Recreation AreaView Trail Details

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    Sandy Springs, GA

    • Fishing  
    •  Best way to fish: float tube, wading, canoe
    •  Guide

    Managed by the National Park Service, the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area consists of 16 land units along a 48-mile stretch of the ...

  • Johnson Ferry North TrailView Trail Details

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    Sandy Springs, GA

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour
    •  1.7 miles
    •  Guide

    The trail is on the west side of the river upstream from Johnson Ferry Road. This is an exceptionally good birding area with aquatic, open, brushy, ...