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Top park recommendations from locals

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“Augusta Riverwalk is a city park along the Savannah River in downtown Augusta.”
  • 25 locals recommend
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“Phinizy Swamp is an 1100 acre nature park in south Augusta, close to the airport. The park contains wetlands and woodlands, and is home to large variety of animals including hawks, great blue herons, bald eagles, frogs, toads, dragonflies, and if you’re lucky you may see an alligator or two! They hold monthly nature hikes, full moon walks, annual Earth Day celebrations, and art classes.”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“A hands-on museum of the history of the cotton mills in the Augusta area, with a free tour down the canal in an electric powered Petersburg boat. The boat captain regals travelers with stories and history of the canal.”
  • 9 locals recommend
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“This is a great playground if you have kids! Swings, slides, and a summer splash pad. Also, there's a big beautiful open field for kites, drones, or picnics! A fenced dog park is available nearby for your fur baby!”
  • 8 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
Lake
“Trails all around good for walking, biking, running etc. Near Hammond's Ferry. Beautiful spot and also close to downtown Augusta.”
  • 5 locals recommend
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“Great fitness location featuring 9 tennis courts, 2 full size basketball courts, football and baseball fields. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Excellent local park with may baseball fields, soccer fields, and outdoor beach volley ball courts. It also has a full Frisbee golf course on site, as well as parking and direct access to the North Augusta Greenway which is a paved bicycle path extending many miles into South Carolina. Very flat, good for biking, running, and walking. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“From the Enterprise mill on Green Street there is an interpretive center showing how Augusta was in 1845 with short movies and visuals and a tour boat ride showing life in Augusta and how the canal was built and used. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Located on the banks of the Savannah River, Riverwalk is Augusta's front porch: a multi-level brick esplanade of walking paths where visitors can unwind and enjoy Augusta's classic feel. There are many shopping and dining experiences easily accessed from the Riverwalk.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Great park within walking distance. Hours open from sun up to sundown. I'm a big disc golf fan and love playing which PK provides a very fun course to play.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Lake
  • 1 local recommends
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“Augusta's most famous native, James' statue stands in the tree-shaded median of Broad Street, between 8th and 9th Street”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“Great place to unwind - bike, run, or just stroll along the Augusta Canal Historic Trail - Visit the Waterfalls at Rae’s Creek Aqueduct”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Please ignore the 1st picture that is associated with this park. This park is actually great and you get to walk along the river. It goes all the way down town. ”
  • 2 locals recommend