The Greenway mostly follows the Coastal Georgia Greenway route through the state's six coastal counties. The route links historic and cultural sites, waterways, and natural habitats.
The route through Georgia mostly follows the Coastal Georgia Greenway, connecting South Carolina to Florida through Georgia’s six coastal counties. The network links towns, attractions, recreational sites, historic and cultural sites, waterways, and natural habitats of the coast.
The Greenway will follow various north-south routes, including the U.S. Highway 17 corridor, abandoned rail lines, and historic canal corridors, from which visitors can sample coastal imagery. Most of the Georgia route is still on road, but a growing number of volunteers and municipal officials are working diligently to make this trail a reality.
Please note: To cross between Georgia and Florida across the St. Marys River, as an alternative to riding Highway 17, touring cyclists can:
Half-day walking tour recommended by Brent Buice
2-day out-and-back bike ride: Recommended by Kathryn Zerinque
3-4 day bike tour recommended by Bruce Donald
Partners include but are not limited to:
Camden Public Service Authority
City of Richmond Hill www.richmondhill-ga.gov
City of St. Marys www.ci.st-marys.ga.us
City of Savannah www.ci.savannah.ga.us
City of Woodbine www.woodbinegeorgia.net
Coastal Bicycle Touring Club www.cbtc.org
Coastal Georgia Greenway www.coastalgeorgiagreenway.org
Coastal Georgia Resource Conservation & Development Council www.coastalgarcd.org
Coastal Heritage Society www.chsgeorgia.org
Coastal Regional Council
Darien-McIntosh County Chamber of Commerce www.mcintoshcounty.com
Dorchester Improvement Association
Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission
Liberty County Convention & Visitors Bureau
McIntosh Sustainable Environment and Economic Development (SEED)
Million Mile Greenway http://millionmilegreenway.org/
NPS Cumberland Island National Seashore www.nps.gov/cuis
The Nature Conservancy – Altamaha River Bioreserve
Navy League of the US www.navyleague.org
St. Simons Island Land Trust www.sslt.org
Savannah Area Convention and Visitors Bureau www.savcvb.com
Savannah Bicycle Campaign bicyclecampaign.org
Savannah Chamber of Commerce www.savannahchamber.com
Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Planning Commission www.thempc.org
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