Hiking and Backpacking in Georgia

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Destination Name Management Miles Nearby City Begin Date End Date
The Serengeti The Serengeti Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.8 Helen 10/16/21 10/17/21
Ranger Field (via Hickory Flatts Cemetery) Ranger Field (via Hickory Flatts Cemetery) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.2 Dahlonega 03/13/21 03/14/21
Lookoff Mountain Lookoff Mountain Black Rock Mountain State Park 3.2 Mountain City 02/20/21 02/21/21
Brawley Mountain Brawley Mountain Benton MacKaye Trail Association 6.4 Suches 01/21/21 01/22/21
Life University Life University Life University 2.4 Marietta 11/01/20 11/01/20
Wildcat Mountain Wildcat Mountain Chattahoochee National Forest 1.8 Cleveland 10/16/20 10/17/20
Wildwood Park Wildwood Park Marietta City Hall 1.2 Marietta 10/04/20 10/04/20
A.L. Burruss Nature Park A.L. Burruss Nature Park A.L. Burruss Nature Park 1.1 Marietta 09/27/20 09/27/20
Yonah Mountain Yonah Mountain Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest 4.4 Cleveland 09/20/20 09/20/20
Currahee Mountain Currahee Mountain Chattooga River District 5.6 Toccoa 09/05/20 09/05/20
Fall Creek Waterfall Fall Creek Waterfall Dawson Forest Wildlife Management Area 4.4 08/25/20 08/25/20
Falls Creek Waterfall Falls Creek Waterfall Dawson Forest Wildlife Management Area 4.4 Jasper 08/22/20 08/22/20
Walkin #6 Walkin #6 Don Carter State Park 0.6 Gainesville 05/02/20 05/03/20
Laurel Ridge Laurel Ridge Black Rock Mountain State Park 3.2 Mountain City 04/24/20 04/25/20
Gooch Gap Gooch Gap Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.0 Suches 03/21/20 03/22/20
Rocky Mountain (via Indian Grave Gap) Rocky Mountain (via Indian Grave Gap) Chattahoochee National Forest 2.6 Hiawassee 11/29/19 11/30/19
Nimblewill Creek Nimblewill Creek Chattahoochee National Forest 1.1 Dahlonega 10/26/19 10/27/19
Chattooga River (Fuller Site) Chattooga River (Fuller Site) Chattahooche National Forest 1.0 Clayton 06/14/19 06/15/19
Turtle Hollow Turtle Hollow F.D. Roosevelt State Park 1.4 Pine Mountain 04/21/19 04/21/19
Amicalola Falls Amicalola Falls Amicalola Falls State Park 1.5 Dawsonville 04/07/19 04/07/19
Hog Pen Campsite Hog Pen Campsite Fort Mountain State Park 3.0 Chastworth 12/29/18 12/29/18
Rocky Mountain (via Unicoi Gap) Rocky Mountain (via Unicoi Gap) Chattahoochee National Forest 2.8 Hiawassee 12/22/18 12/23/18
Bethel Creek Bethel Creek F.D. Roosevelt State Park 2.2 Pine Mountain 10/26/18 10/27/18
Hickory Creek Hickory Creek Cohutta Wilderness Area 1.2 06/05/18 06/05/18
Strom Thurmond Lake Strom Thurmond Lake U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District 12.6 02/17/18 02/17/18
Birch Creek Birch Creek Cohutta Wilderness Area 3.4 Blue Ridge 12/31/17 12/31/17
East Roswell Park East Roswell Park East Roswell Park 1.5 Roswell 10/09/17 10/09/17
Glassy Mountain Glassy Mountain Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.6 Lake Burton 10/06/17 10/06/17
Chattooga River (Lower Junction Site) Chattooga River (Lower Junction Site) Sumter National Forest 5.2 Mountain Rest 04/22/17 04/23/17
Amadahy Trail Amadahy Trail US Army Corps of Engineers 4.3 Ellijay 12/31/16 12/31/16
Henderson Park Henderson Park Henderson Park 2.1 11/19/16 11/19/16
Falls Branch Falls Falls Branch Falls Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest 2.9 Blue Ridge 12/31/15 12/31/15
Angel Falls Angel Falls Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.6 Clayton 06/20/15 06/20/15
Hembree Park Hembree Park Hembree Park Recreation Center 1.2 06/10/15 06/10/15
Len Foote Hike Inn (via Nimblewill Gap) Len Foote Hike Inn (via Nimblewill Gap) Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge 3.2 Dahlonega 02/15/15 02/16/15
Hidden Pond Hidden Pond U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 1.1 Ellijay 01/01/15 01/01/15
Plum Orchard Shelter Plum Orchard Shelter Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.8 Hiawassee 12/06/14 12/07/14
Vickery Creek (via Roswell Mill) Vickery Creek (via Roswell Mill) National Park Service 1.1 Roswell 11/02/14 11/02/14
Chattooga River (Five Falls Site) Chattooga River (Five Falls Site) Chattahoochee National Forest 0.7 Clayton 10/25/14 10/26/14
Hawk Mountain (via Hightower Gap) Hawk Mountain (via Hightower Gap) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.4 Dahlonega 05/03/14 05/04/14
Tray Gap Tray Gap Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.0 Helen 04/18/14 04/18/14
Ranger Field (via Three Forks) Ranger Field (via Three Forks) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 4.2 Dahlonega 03/14/14 03/15/14
Tumbling Waters Nature Trail Tumbling Waters Nature Trail US Army Corps of Engineers 1.2 Ellijay 12/30/13 12/30/13
Woods Hole Woods Hole Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 7.9 Dahlonega 11/22/13 11/23/13
Red Top Mountain State Park - Whitetail Trail Red Top Mountain State Park - Whitetail Trail Red Top Mountain State Park 1.0 Cartersville 10/05/13 10/05/13
Ellijay Softball Park to River Resort Pool Ellijay Softball Park to River Resort Pool Coosawattee River Resort 6.0 Ellijay 09/18/13 09/18/13
Chattooga National Wild And Scenic River, Chattooga River - West Fork Campground to Earl's Ford Chattooga National Wild And Scenic River, Chattooga River - West Fork Campground to Earl's Ford Sumter National Forest 11.2 Westminster 06/15/13 06/16/13
Wolf Laurel Top (via Byron Herbert Reece Trailhead) Wolf Laurel Top (via Byron Herbert Reece Trailhead) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 11.0 Cleveland 05/31/13 06/01/13
Coosa Bald (via Wildcat Gap) Coosa Bald (via Wildcat Gap) Vogel State Park 1.6 Dahlongega 04/20/13 04/21/13
Carters Lake - Big Acorn Trail Carters Lake - Big Acorn Trail US Army Corps of Engineers 0.6 Oakman 12/31/12 12/31/12
Stover Creek Stover Creek Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 3.2 Dahlongega 12/22/12 12/23/12
Lake Bulow Campbell Trail Lake Bulow Campbell Trail Bert Adams Scout Reservation 2.0 Covington 10/13/12 10/14/12
Chattahoochee River - Don White Memorial Park to Roswell River Landing Chattahoochee River - Don White Memorial Park to Roswell River Landing Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area 3.0 Roswell 09/02/12 09/02/12
Toccoa River - Deep Hole to Sandy Bottoms Toccoa River - Deep Hole to Sandy Bottoms Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 13.7 Blue Ridge 07/14/12 07/15/12
Jarrard Gap Jarrard Gap Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.4 Suches 05/19/12 05/19/12
Whitley Gap Shelter Whitley Gap Shelter Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.8 Helen 03/24/12 03/25/12
Gold Branch Gold Branch Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area 1.6 Roswell 02/24/12 02/24/12
Whiskey Still Campsite to GA 190 Whiskey Still Campsite to GA 190 F.D. Roosevelt State Park 0.9 Pine Mountain 12/31/11 12/31/11
Benton MacKaye Trail - Duncan Ridge Trail (Bryson Gap to Toccoa River) Benton MacKaye Trail - Duncan Ridge Trail (Bryson Gap to Toccoa River) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.7 Suches 11/25/11 11/26/11
Bags Creek Gap Bags Creek Gap Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.6 Helen 10/22/11 10/23/11
Benton MacKaye Trail - Duncan Ridge Trail (Three Forks to Bryson Gap) Benton MacKaye Trail - Duncan Ridge Trail (Three Forks to Bryson Gap) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 11.2 Dahlonega 04/30/11 05/01/11
Blackwell Creek Blackwell Creek Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 3.7 Dahlonega 03/25/11 03/26/11
Trahlyta Lake Trahlyta Lake Vogel State Park 1.0 Dahlonega 12/31/10 12/31/10
Wolf Laurel Top (via Tesnatee Gap) Wolf Laurel Top (via Tesnatee Gap) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 4.2 Helen 11/13/10 11/14/10
Oxbo Trail Oxbo Trail Roswell Recreation and Parks 2.0 Roswell 10/12/10 10/12/10
Upper Falls Upper Falls 10591 Big Canoe 0.8 Dawsonville 07/17/10 07/17/10
Bird Berry Trail Bird Berry Trail Fort Yargo State Park 6.0 Winder 06/09/10 06/10/10
Tritt Nature Trail Tritt Nature Trail Tritt Elementary School 0.6 Marietta 05/14/10 05/14/10
Vickery Creek (via South Atlanta Road) Vickery Creek (via South Atlanta Road) National Park Service 1.7 Roswell 05/13/10 05/13/10
Boardwalk River Trail Boardwalk River Trail Chattahoochee Nature Center 0.5 Roswell 12/27/09 12/27/09
Fort Mountain - Stone Tower Fort Mountain - Stone Tower Fort Mountain State Park 1.0 Ellijay 11/15/09 11/15/09
Fort Mountain - Lake Trail Fort Mountain - Lake Trail Fort Mountain State Park 1.2 Ellijay 11/14/09 11/14/09
Brasstown Bald Brasstown Bald Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.2 Blairsville 08/08/09 08/08/09
Bridal Veil Falls Bridal Veil Falls Tallulah Gorge State Park 3.0 Tallulah Falls 06/14/09 06/14/09
Coleman River Coleman River Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.8 Cleveland 06/13/09 06/13/09
Panther Creek Panther Creek Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 7.0 Tallulah Falls 04/03/09 04/04/09
Dockery Lake Dockery Lake Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 0.6 Dahlonega 06/27/08 06/28/08
Sweetwater Falls Sweetwater Falls Sweetwater Creek State Park 3.0 Atlanta 06/01/08 06/01/08
Azalea Bowl Azalea Bowl Calloway Gardens 1.2 Pine Mountain 05/18/08 05/18/08
Backcountry Trail Backcountry Trail Big Trees Forest Preserve 1.2 Sandy Springs 12/09/07 12/09/07
Woodland Loop Trail Woodland Loop Trail Dunwoody Nature Center 1.5 Dunwoody 11/23/07 11/23/07
Tray Mountain Tray Mountain Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.6 Helen 05/27/07 05/28/07
Kennesaw Mountain Kennesaw Mountain Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield 5.7 Marietta 03/18/07 03/18/07
Arabia Mountain Arabia Mountain Arabia Mountain Heritage Area Alliance 3.0 Atlanta 01/13/07 01/13/07
The Perch The Perch Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.0 Cleveland 11/05/06 11/06/06
Sope Creek Sope Creek National Park Service 3.0 Marietta 10/21/06 10/21/06
Vickery Creek (via Riverside Road) Vickery Creek (via Riverside Road) National Park Service 2.0 Roswell 09/04/06 09/04/06
Ignatius House Ignatius House Ignatius House 0.5 Atlanta 04/15/06 04/15/06
Green Mountain Green Mountain Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.9 Blue Ridge 12/31/05 12/31/05
Black Rock Mountain Black Rock Mountain Black Rock Mountain State Park 6.8 04/17/05 04/17/05
Cartecay River Cartecay River Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 3.4 Ellijay 01/01/05 01/01/05
Rocky Mountain Rocky Mountain Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 4.9 Ellijay 12/31/04 12/31/04
Chattooga River Trail - Sandy Ford Chattooga River Trail - Sandy Ford Chattahoochee National Forest 10.7 Clayton 11/13/04 11/14/04
Frosty Mountain Frosty Mountain Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.8 Dawsonville 10/16/04 10/17/04
Bartram Trail/Chattooga River Trail - Bynum Branch Bartram Trail/Chattooga River Trail - Bynum Branch Chattahoochee National Forest 9.5 Clayton 10/09/04 10/10/04
Springer Mountain (via Nimblewill Gap - USFS 28) Springer Mountain (via Nimblewill Gap - USFS 28) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 5.0 Dawsonville 04/10/04 04/11/04
Jack Hill Lake Jack Hill Lake Sweetwater Creek State Park 4.2 Lithia Springs 03/14/04 03/14/04
Beaver Trail Beaver Trail Magnolia Springs State Park 1.2 11/10/03 11/10/03
Lil' Butt Knob Lil' Butt Knob F.D. Roosevelt State Park 8.8 10/12/03 10/12/03
Buzzard Roost Buzzard Roost F.D. Roosevelt State Park 8.3 10/12/03 10/12/03
The Wolfden The Wolfden F.D. Roosevelt State Park 6.7 Pine Mountain 10/12/03 10/13/03
Cohutta Wilderness - Jacks River Cohutta Wilderness - Jacks River Cohutta Wilderness Area 4.6 Blue Ridge 07/06/03 07/06/03
Sunset Rock Sunset Rock F.D. Roosevelt State Park 11.4 Hamilton 01/18/03 01/19/03
Blood Mountain Blood Mountain Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 4.8 Cleveland 11/07/02 11/08/02
Oak Ridge Trail Oak Ridge Trail Little Ocmulgee State Park and Lodge 2.6 11/05/02 11/05/02
Preaching Rock Preaching Rock Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 3.0 Cleveland 05/19/02 05/19/02
West River Swamp Trail West River Swamp Trail General Coffee State Park 2.8 05/05/02 05/05/02
Gopher Loop Trail Gopher Loop Trail General Coffee State Park 1.5 05/05/02 05/05/02
East River Swamp Trail East River Swamp Trail General Coffee State Park 1.5 05/05/02 05/05/02
Cohutta Wilderness - Conasauga River - South Site Cohutta Wilderness - Conasauga River - South Site Cohutta Wilderness Area 3.0 Chatsworth 04/05/02 04/06/02
Lower & Upper Falls Lower & Upper Falls Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 3.8 Cleveland 03/24/02 03/24/02
Ramrock Mountain Ramrock Mountain Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.8 Suches 03/23/02 03/23/02
Bartram Trail (via Rabun Gap) Bartram Trail (via Rabun Gap) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.4 Clayton 11/16/01 11/17/01
Len Foote Hike Inn (via USFS 42) Len Foote Hike Inn (via USFS 42) Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge 10.3 Dahlonega 11/12/00 11/13/00
Lake Allatoona Lake Allatoona Red Top Mountain State Park 5.5 Cartersville 02/27/00 02/27/00
Benton MacKaye Trail - Duncan Ridge Trail (Toccoa River to GA 60) Benton MacKaye Trail - Duncan Ridge Trail (Toccoa River to GA 60) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 5.6 Suches 02/05/00 02/06/00
Benton MacKaye Trail (Springer Mountain to Big Stamp Gap) Benton MacKaye Trail (Springer Mountain to Big Stamp Gap) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.6 Dahlonega 12/05/99 12/06/99
Len Foote Hike Inn (via Amicalola Falls) Len Foote Hike Inn (via Amicalola Falls) Amicalola Falls State Park and Lodge 10.7 Dahlonega 08/20/99 08/21/99
Hawk Mountain (via Three Forks) Hawk Mountain (via Three Forks) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 4.0 Dahlonega 11/07/98 11/07/98
Benton MacKaye Trail - Duncan Ridge Trail (Three Forks to Long Creek Falls) Benton MacKaye Trail - Duncan Ridge Trail (Three Forks to Long Creek Falls) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.8 11/07/98 11/07/98
Slaughter Gap Slaughter Gap Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 5.9 Blairsville 10/10/98 10/11/98
Benton MacKaye Trail (Big Stamp Gap to Three Forks) Benton MacKaye Trail (Big Stamp Gap to Three Forks) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 4.0 Dahlonega 09/19/98 09/19/98
Springer Mountain (via USFS 42) Springer Mountain (via USFS 42) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.8 Dahlonega 04/08/98 04/09/98
Stafford Beach Stafford Beach Cumberland Island National Seashore 7.0 St. Mary's 12/26/97 12/27/97
Coosa Bald (via Vogel State Park) Coosa Bald (via Vogel State Park) Vogel State Park 12.8 Blairsville 12/22/97 12/23/97
Bear Hair Overlook Bear Hair Overlook Vogel State Park 3.5 12/22/97 12/22/97
Bartram Trail (via Beegum Gap) Bartram Trail (via Beegum Gap) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.8 Sky Valley 12/07/97 12/07/97
Springer Mountain (via Big Stamp Gap) Springer Mountain (via Big Stamp Gap) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 4.4 10/18/97 10/18/97
Tray Spur Tray Spur Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 2.7 Helen 10/10/97 10/11/97
Stone Mountain Stone Mountain Stone Mountain Park 3.0 Clayton 07/08/97 07/08/97
Cohutta Wilderness - Conasauga River - North Site Cohutta Wilderness - Conasauga River - North Site Cohutta Wilderness Area 3.2 Chatsworth 06/28/97 06/29/97
Providence Canyon Providence Canyon Providence Canyon State Outdoor Recreation Area 7.0 Lumpkin 06/14/97 06/15/97
Bartram Trail (via Hale Ridge Road) Bartram Trail (via Hale Ridge Road) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 4.2 Sky Valley 04/05/97 04/06/97
Tallulah Gorge Tallulah Gorge Tallulah Gorge State Park 0.6 Tallulah Falls 03/31/97 03/31/97
Springer Mountain (via USFS 42) Springer Mountain (via USFS 42) Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 1.8 Dahlonega 02/16/97 02/16/97
Black Mountain Black Mountain Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests 12.2 Dahlonega 04/14/95 04/15/95
Appalachian Trail In Georiga Appalachian Trail In Georiga Appalachian Trail Conservancy 75.6 Suches 04/11/94 04/19/94
Springer Mountain (via the Approach Trail) Springer Mountain (via the Approach Trail) Appalachian Trail Conservancy 8.1 Dahlonega 04/10/94 04/11/94