Best Atlanta fall hikes: our top 10 favorite trails

Best fall hikes near Atlanta: our top 10 favorite trails

Our favorite fall hikes near Atlanta find autumn's beauty on scenic mountain summits, shady river valleys and through vibrant, leaf covered forest.

As summer’s oppressive heat and humidity retreat and a crispness fills the air, we enter one of the most magical seasons in the southeast: fall. With it comes brilliant blue skies, crisp mornings, chilly breezes, and a dazzling display of vibrant, autumn-hued leaves. Fall’s perfect hiking temperatures beg us to grab a jacket and head out to find some fantastic fall scenery on the trail.

Atlanta's best fall hikes: our top 10 favorite Atlanta fall hiking trails

Fall hikes near Atlanta: our top 10 favorite trails

These are our favorite fall hikes in the metro Atlanta area. They offer some spectacular views of the changing leaf color, and capture the beauty of the autumn season:

North Georgia fall leaf hikes

Ready for a road trip or an adventure outside the city? Hike our favorite fall hikes in the North Georgia mountains to catch some higher elevation summits, larger waterfalls and more amazing views of Georgia’s stunning fall foliage.

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