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A Great Place to Walk or Bike in Forsyth County

The trail is either concrete or boardwalk and runs from McFarland Road in the south part of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ken B
Cumming, Georgia
Great Running/Walking Trail

While visiting family in the Cumming area, my family turned me in to the Big Creek Parkway. This is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Medina, Ohio
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Cumming, GA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The trail is either concrete or boardwalk and runs from McFarland Road in the south part of the county to the intersection of Kelly Mill Road and Johnson Road. Total current distance is approximately 9.6 miles. The newest section (4), runs under Bethelview Road and...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While visiting family in the Cumming area, my family turned me in to the Big Creek Parkway. This is a wonderful trail to walk, bike, or run. Loved that it was shaded a good bit and not too heavily traveled. Now that I know about...More

Thank michellelR7846BB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Safe, well kept, pretty walks, nature preserves, toilets and drinking fountains. Call boxes and scattered benches. Confusing mile markers but easy trail to follow at all parts. Board walks, bridges and some trails off cement for both walking and bikes. Some areas very populated, especially...More

Thank Vicki Blue B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have done this trail many times on my bike. Most of original portion is flat and easy (trail around Hwy 9 has a little grade. One of the new portions north of Bethelview gets very steep. Not sure why this was done. It really...More

Thank Milo M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Truly love soaking in what the greenway has to offer. Plenty of places to enter on the Greenway. Always feel safe and not too heavy of traffic (foot or bike) at any given time.

Thank Whitney314
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my little kids love this walkway we enjoy every minute that we spend our time of it there. Clean,beautiful, familyfamily environment.

Thank VeronicaWright
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a beautiful trail path. If you want to just stroll along, ride your bike, run, or whatever your pleasure is. The Greenway is like getting away from the city without having to drive so far. Nice resting benches a long the way. Nature...More

1  Thank Sherry M
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

My 10 year old and I started our biking at the McFarland Road trailhead and we made it almost all the way to the end. All in I think we did just over 11 miles. It can get crowded especially on the weekends and on...More

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The trail is scenic, lots of shade and nice people. Miles of trails await and nature abounds. This trail is so fantastic! They have waste bags for pets and most people use them. There are also regularly spaced benches to take a break if you...More

Thank Checkitout123
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The partially paved, partially boardwalk'd trail is wide enough to accommodate recreators even on busy Saturdays. It's tough to get lost, and easy to turn around. Multiple parking lots make accessing the trail easy. I've been out there many, many times, and I've never felt...More

Thank linseaweed
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30 July 2016|
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Response from derekbrooks6 | Reviewed this property |
Not at this point. There is a development underway on McFarland at the trail head that will have a coffee shop when it's complete, but it's pretty far off.