Sections of the Appalachian Trail
Follows the eastern Appalachians from Springer Mountain north
Appalachian Trail in Georgia
AT Hogpen Gap to Unicoi Gap
Takes hikers from Richard B. Russell Scenic Highway to Georgia 75.
AT Neels Gap to Hogpen Gap
AT Springer Mountain to Woody Gap
First section of the AT, begins on Springer Mt. and ends at Georgia 60
AT Woody Gap to Neels Gap
Highest point on the trail in Georgia, Blood Mountain.
Appalachian Trail Access Trails and Spurs
Amicalola Falls East Ridge Trail
Steady, strenuous climb to the top of Amicalola Falls.
Andrews Cove Trail
Energetic hike up the Andrews Creek watershed to the Appalachian Trail
Benton MacKaye Trail
Long trail that covers the western Appalachians, this 50 mile trail runs from Springer Mountain to the Cohutta Wilderness
Benton MacKaye, Sec. I
From Springer Mountain to Three Forks, Section I of the Benton Mackaye Trail takes you along the high ridge of the Appalachian Mountains.
Benton MacKaye, Sec. II
Remote hike into the Chattahoochee National Forest
Byron Herbert Reece Access Trail
Formerly the Blood Mountain Spur Trail, this is the AT access trail at Neel's Gap
Dockery Lake Trail
Acceess to the Appalachian Trail. Dockery Lake, at the trailhead offers fishing and camping.
Duncan Ridge Trail
One of the most difficult trails east of the Mississippi, this footpath features long, near vertical scrambles over rock and steep rises
Jacks Knob Trail
Built by the Civilian Conservation Corps, this trail follows Wolfpen Ridge to the top of Brasstown Bald.
Jarrard Gap Trail
At first easy, the last mile climb to the Appalachian Trail is difficult.
Long Creek Falls
Follows the Appalachian Trail to the blue blazed Long Creek Falls side trail.
Slaughter Creek Trail
Probably the easiest access trail to the AT in Georgia, hikers use it for access to Blood Mountain
Southern Terminus Approach Trail
Access path to the Southern Terminus of the Appalachian Trail on Springer Mountain.
Major road crossings of the Appalachian Trail
Georgia 60 in Suches (Woody Gap) Union County
U.S Highway 129 at Neels Gap (Frogtown Gap)
Russell Scenic Highway at Tesnatee Gap
Russell Scenic Highway at Hogpen Gap
Georgia Highway 17/75 at Unicoi Gap
U. S. Highway 76 at Dick's Creek Gap