Georgia Camping, Backpacking & Campsites
Grab an overnight adventure! These campsites and backpacking trails – from car campsites to rugged backpacking trails – highlight our favorite overnight outdoor adventures in Georgia.
Find an adventure at FD Roosevelt State Park, just south of Atlanta! Hike a lofty ridge on the Pine Mountain Trail, stay in one of FDR’s historic cabins, paddle a glassy lake, and soak up some gorgeous Georgia scenic beauty.READ MORE
The eco-friendly Len Foote Hike Inn is a unique experience: good food, hot showers, and comfy beds, accessible only via a 5 mile hike from Amicalola Falls in Georgia.READ MORE
Camp these free primitive campsites in North Georgia’s Chattahoochee Forest in North Georgia near Unicoi Gap north of Helen.READ MORE
Hike or backpack to Panther Creek Falls, one of Georgia’s most beautiful and popular waterfalls, on the 7 mile Panther Creek Trail.READ MORE
Camp in Cloudland Canyon’s walk-in campground for easy access to Cloudland’s stunning waterfalls, great hiking trails and exceptional views – and starry nights, s’mores and some classic camping fun.READ MORE
Hike, backpack and camp Blood Mountain’s beautiful, popular and rugged summit on the Appalachian Trail north of Helen, Georgia.READ MORE
Hike to Tray Mountain from Unicoi Gap on the Appalachian Trail, climbing to summit views at Rocky Mountain dipping and through a lush forest filled with wildflowers and mountain laurel.READ MORE
Hike 13 roundtrip miles on the Conasauga River Trail’s southern half in Georgia’s remote, lush Cohutta Wilderness. The Conasauga River Trail splashes through 36 river fords (& many creek crossings) from Betty Gap to Bray Field, Little Rough Creek and back.READ MORE
Hike the Appalachian Trail from the stream-filled Three Forks valley to Long Creek Falls, the Hawk Mountain Shelter and a centuries-old, weathered cemetery.READ MORE
Hike the Dockery Lake Trail from the scenic shores of a glassy mountain lake near of Dahlonega, GA to the Appalachian Trail near Big Cedar Mountain.READ MORE
Hike Woody Gap to Jarrard Gap on the Appalachian Trail, catching stunning views from Preachers Rock on North Georgia’s Big Cedar Mountain.READ MORE
Hike this 5.6 mile loop on the Appalachian Trail, Slaughter Creek Trail and Jarrard Trail near Blood Mountain through a wildflower-filled forest.READ MORE
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Find the best outdoor adventures in the southeast! Our Georgia trail map search highlights our favorite adventures on a searchable map. Or check out our favorite Atlanta hiking trails, our favorite North Georgia hiking trails, the best hikes to Georgia waterfalls, and our favorite Atlanta running trails for more great ideas on how to get outside.
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