About the Park

 
 
 

The park


Savannah Rapids Park is a 33-acre passive recreation park that has been a destination for nature lovers for more than 150 years. Set along the Augusta Canal and Reed Creek waterfall, this beautiful site offers a range of activities from running or biking the Augusta Canal Trail, to floating down the canal to Lake Olmstead. Check out some of the amenities...

 
Playground
3 picnic pavilion (reserve one today)
Bike Shop & Rentals
Kayak & Paddle Board Rentals
Public Restrooms
Miles of beautiful trails...
 

The trails


Beginning from Savannah Rapids Park, the trail can take you all the way into downtown Augusta. Whether starting at the Towpath and venturing down to the River Levee Trail into downtown Augusta, or taking the Towpath to the Mill Village Trail that'll bring you to the Discovery Center, there are plenty of options for exploring this historic destination.