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USACE to close Vineyard Mountain Trail during December

Published Nov. 29, 2016
Entrance to Vineyard Mountain Trail on Allatoona Lake.

Entrance to Vineyard Mountain Trail on Allatoona Lake.

MOBILE, Ala. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Mobile District announced today that the Allatoona Lake Project is scheduled to close the Vineyard Mountain Trail from Dec. 1 through Dec. 31 due to scheduled hunting activities in the area.

The trailheads for Vineyard Mountain Trail are located at Riverside Day Use Area and Bethany Bridge.  Hikers should schedule their activities at other nearby locations such as Cooper’s Furnace Trail, Pine Mountain Trail, or the trails at Red Top Mountain State Park.

Visit for other locations or contact the Allatoona Lake Project Management Office at 678-721-6700.

For more information about the USACE Mobile District, visit or go to to locate any USACE lake project in the U.S.             



Lorraine S. Evans

Release no. 16-024