Friends believes in the stewardship Georgia's greatest natural and cultural resources. These important places belong to all of us and it is everyone's responsibility to care for them. We strive to ensure that every park and every historic site has volunteer resources to call on to help preserve what is best about Georgia and to make it even better for future generations.
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Some of the most scenic trails in Georgia can be found if you head to the north Georgia mountains, make your way to Chatsworth, and wind your way off the beaten path. You’ll certainly reach new elevations once you make your arrival, but the journey will be worthwhile. Making your way to this park may seem tedious to some, but for Alan and Rita Cox Fort Mountain State Park has become a second home.
As chapter leaders of Friends of Fort Mountain, the Cox duo have paved the way in leading volunteer initiative and making...