Published in April 2014, this guidebook includes 60 hikes within 30 miles of downtown Atlanta.

Emma Millican Park

This greenspace is in addition to those featured in Hiking Atlanta’s Hidden Forests.

Description: This park features a short natural-surface walking trail through the woods and a large playground. The park was purchased by the City of Atlanta in 1937 and named after the mother of G. Everett Millican, Georgia State Senator and Tenth Ward alderman. Between 2006 and 2009, the park was renovated with new playground equipment and other improvements.

 

What’s there: A large playground, pavilion, grills, picnic tables, and short walking trail

 

Mileage: 0.5 mile loop

 

Address: 620 Deckner Ave SW, Atlanta, GA 30310