Fall Equinox Sunset Trek: Southside Trail

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The Beverly

790 Glenwood Avenue Southeast

#Suite 260

Atlanta, GA 30316

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Celebrate the arrival of fall with a sunset hike on the Southside Trail...

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OVERVIEW

  • The entire trek is about 5 miles long (see route map)
  • If you can make the 6:00 start time in Glenwood Park, consider joinung the trek at The Beacon. We should be there from 7:00 - 7:30. We will probably at Eventide Brewing.
  • Begins at The Beverly in Glenwood Park and ends at the Monday Night Garage at Lee + White in Historic West End
  • Please check in with Steve from ExploreATL Tours when you arrive at The Beverly. Look for guy with iPad on table and a bunch of raffle tickets. Check-in begins at 5:30.
  • There will be an intermediate stop at The Beacon in Grant Park for 30 minutes
  • You can start and stop anywhere along the route
  • Minimum age = 18. We highly discourage pets on this hike, the Southside Trail is rough.
  • This is a one-way hike. Please plan your transportation accordingly. Walking back to the starting location is not advisable.
  • You are welcome to bike but you will leave most of us in the dust (literally)
  • This trail is NOT scooter friendly. It is 100% off road and it is rough!
  • Bring a flashlight! The final leg of the trek will take place after sunset (see below)
  • If you would like to participate please pre-register here so we know who is coming
  • Invite some friends; the more the merrier
  • You will have FUN, meet some great PEEPS and get some EXERCISE.
  • Sponsorships available (details below)

Itinerary*

  • 5:30, Check-in begins (aka, pre-trek hydration)
  • 6:00, Trek begins (from The Beverly in Glenwood Park)
  • 7:00, Arrive at The Beacon in Grant Park [2-mile mark]
  • 7:30, Leave The Beacon
  • 7:33, Sunset [moon rise is at 0228 so no moon on this hike]
  • 8:30, Arrive at Monday Night Garage in West End [5-mile mark]

* These times are guestimates; actual times may vary

NOTE: This is more of a social hike than a guided tour but there will a professional tour guide on hand to point things out and answer questions about the trail, neighborhoods and the transformative developments we will see along the way. Also, we will be walking over the proposed transit stops described in Videos #5 - 18 in this playlist.

3 & 6-Month Event Passes

  • You can save money by purchasing a 3 or 6-month Event Pass
  • You will see these in the ticket options for this event
  • Event passes give you unlimited free access to all of our events and tours
  • The only exceptions are events that are held at places that charge a separate admission fee or involved some type of transportation that has to be paid for separately
  • You can order up to 10 event passes through this website. If you want more, please email support@exploreatl.com
  • You will receive a custom pass code via a separate email that you will then use to register for future events
  • If you order multiple passes (for gifts, etc.) we will need the names and emails of your clients / colleagues / friends

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Sponsors

  • Three (3) sponsorship spots available @ $100 each
  • Your investment will be used to buy adult beverages for the event participants at The Beacon and Monday Night Garage
  • Your contribution will be acknowledged during the event and online
  • You can register now as a sponsor (see Ticketing Options)

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Explore Atlanta is not affiliated with Atlanta Beltline, Inc. or the Atlanta Beltline Partnership. We are an independent tour company that has been leading tours throughout Atlanta since 2014. We highly recommend the many tours offered by the Atlanta Beltline. We also encourage everyone to support the Beltline by volunteering or becoming a supporter if you are in a position to do so. Thank you.

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The Beverly

790 Glenwood Avenue Southeast

#Suite 260

Atlanta, GA 30316

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