Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation will host a First Day Hike on Wednesday, January 1st from 10 am until noon at Lock and Dam Park, 181 Lock and Dam Road in Rome.
The interactive hike covers approximately two miles along the Coosa River and through the Coosa River Nature Preserve. Participants will learn about the region’s river history and geology, as well as identify flora and fauna.
Upon conclusion of the event, hikers are invited to the Trading Post for some hot chocolate.
The cost to participate is $5 per person. For additional details, contact Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation at (706) 291-0785.
A host of First Day Hikes will be hosted on New Year’s Day by Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites. For more information, visit www.gastateparks.org.