Hiking near Hiawassee

Hike Hiawassee, Georgia’s nearby trails to some of North Georgia’s best hiking adventures. Catch lofty summit views at the nearby Black Rock Mountain State Park, or views of Lake Burton on the Appalachian Trail at Tray Mountain.

 
 
Arkaquah Trail: hiking Brasstown Bald to Track Rock Gap

Arkaquah Trail: hiking Brasstown Bald to Track Rock Gap

Hike the Arkaquah Trail from Brasstown Bald, Georgia’s highest summit, and descend to Track Rock Gap to view ancient Native American petroglyphs on this difficult 11-mile round trip hike.

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Hike the Appalachian Trail in Georgia from Unicoi Gap to Rocky Mountain and Tray Mountain

Appalachian Trail: hiking Unicoi Gap to Tray Mountain

Hike the Appalachian Trail from Unicoi Gap, climbing to summit views at Rocky Mountain and Tray Mountain and through lush forest filled with wildflowers and mountain laurel.

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Hike to High Shoals Falls and Blue Hole Falls north of Helen

High Shoals Falls Trail: hiking double waterfalls near Helen

Hike to two exceptionally beautiful waterfalls, High Shoals Falls and Blue Hole Falls, through a lush forest near Tray Mountain north of Helen, Georgia.

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Hike the Appalachian Trail from Unicoi Gap to the Chattahoochee River's headwaters at Chattahoochee Gap

Appalachian Trail: hiking Unicoi Gap to Chattahoochee Gap

Hike the Appalachian Trail from Unicoi Gap to Chattahoochee Gap, visiting the north Georgia headwaters of the Chattahoochee River and the Blue Mountain AT shelter.

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Unicoi Gap to Indian Grave Gap: Hiking the Appalachian Trail & Rocky Mountain Trail

Hike a challenging day hike on the Appalachian Trail in Georgia, climbing from Unicoi Gap to Rocky Mountain, dropping into the wildflower-filled Indian Grave Gap and looping back to the trailhead on the Rocky Mountain Trail.

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Tray Mountain: hiking the Appalachian Trail from Indian Grave Gap in Georgia

Tray Mountain: Hiking the Appalachian Trail at Indian Grave Gap

Hike to Tray Mountain on this classic Georgia stretch of the Appalachian Trail, trailing 5 miles roundtrip from Indian Grave Gap to the soaring Tray Mountain summit.

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Appalachian Trail: Dicks Creek Gap to Powell Mountain

Appalachian Trail: Dicks Creek Gap to Powell Mountain

Hike the Appalachian Trail in Georgia south from Dicks Creek Gap, climbing to stunning views of Lake Burton from the summit of Powell Mountain.

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Georgia Appalachian Trail: Dicks Creek Gap to Bly Gap

Appalachian Trail: Dicks Creek Gap to Bly Gap, NC

Backpack the Appalachian Trail from Dicks Creek Gap to Georgia’s northern border at Bly Gap. This hike trails 17.4 miles – a classic North Georgia backpacking adventure.

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Black Rock Mountain State Park: Edmonds Backcountry Trail

Hike Black Rock Mountain State Park to mountain summits, tumbling streams, and a secluded waterfall on this difficult six mile loop trail.

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