There’s A Hike In Georgia That Leads You Straight To An Abandoned Marble Mine
One of the most unique hikes in the state of Georgia will take you to an abandoned marble mine that is seemingly straight out of a fairy tale. Just a short hike through the James H. “Sloppy” Floyd Park and you’ll be at one of the most underrated places in Georgia. Take a look at this simple hike that should be a summertime must.
Thanks to YouTuber Christian Martin, we have an extensive look at what the marble mine and the trail look like:
Have you ever hiked the Marble Mine Trail? Share with us your experience in the comments! The James H. Floyd State Park is open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., seven days a week. The address for James H. Floyd State Park is 2800 Sloppy Floyd Lake Rd., Summerville, GA 30747. To find more information about the trail or the park, visit the website or Facebook Page.
A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
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