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Phinizy Swamp is a wonderful place to enjoy nature, just minutes from Downtown Augusta.

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The Augusta Canal offers miles of waterways to enjoy from the canal headgates through the heart of downtown.

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Lake Thurmond is a great spot to enjoy fishing and watersports in Augusta.

Outdoor Recreation in Augusta, Ga

Phinizy Swamp

Augusta Canal

Ignite your spirit of adventure and love of the outdoors in Augusta .

Located on the Savannah River, Augusta is the perfect place to kayak, canoe, fish or enjoy a boat ride. You can also explore the Augusta Canal National Heritage  area during one of their daily boat tours or weekend sunset or music cruises. You can even rent a kayak and explore the canal at your own pace.

Experience first class mountain biking and hiking trails at F.A.T.S. Trails  or enjoy a nature ride through Phinizy Swamp Nature Park  or down the trails that run along the Augusta Canal.

If you’re looking for unique outdoor fun, try a round of disc golf. There are several disc golf courses in the Augusta area, including the headquarters of the Professional Disc Golf Association.  Or register for the ESi Ironman70.3 Augusta – the world’s largest ironman competition.

However, if you’re in the mood for a more relaxing experience, stroll along the Augusta Riverwalk  or check out the lovely flowers of the Sacred Heart Garden Festival and discover why Augusta is called the Garden City of the South.

Whether you’re looking for an intense vacation that’s full of fun or a relaxing escape from the big city, Augusta has just what you need. And with our wide selection of accommodations , you’re sure to find the hotel that best fits your needs and budget.

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