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Roadtreking: Georgia’s Pine Mountain trails and FDR’s legacy

From the bloggers at Roadtreking.

One doesn’t normally think of Georgia as a state with lots of backcountry hiking, but thank Franklin D. Roosevelt for creating a vast stretch of wilderness there that not only bears his name but is a terrific destination for active RVers looking to get away from it all and breathe clean, pine-scented mountain air.

The FDR State Park is a 9,049 acre Georgia state park located near Pine Mountain and Warm Springs, and hour or so south pf Atlanta. It is the site of Roosevelt’s so-called Little White House where he came for therapeutic sessions in the constant 88 degree spring water that offered welcome relief from the discomfort of polio.

To read the full story by Roadtreking, click here.

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