Amicalola Falls East Ridge Trail
Steady, strenuous climb to the top of Amicalola Falls.
Amicalola Falls Trail
Steep, staired descent along the face of the waterfall to the reflecting pond, with a return to the visitors center along the Base of Falls Trail
Amicalola Falls West Ridge
Explore the western ridge of Amicalola Falls, then join the Falls Trail at the lower bridge
Andrews Cove Trail
Energetic hike up the Andrews Creek watershed to the Appalachian Trail
Climbs Bradley and Arabia Mountain, rock outcrops of southeast DeKalb County)
High ridge trail between Brasstown Bald and Track Rock Gap
AT Woody Gap to Neels Gap
Highest point on the trail in Georgia, Blood Mountain.
Big Creek Greenway (North Point)
Paved, level hike along Big Creek (Vickery Creek) just east of GA 400
Big Creek Greenway Alpharetta Section 1
Follows Big Creek (Vickery Creek) from the Marconi Drive parking area to the YMCA parking area
Big Creek Greenway Alpharetta Section 2
From the Alpharetta YMCA to Rock Mill Park
Big Creek Greenway Alpharetta Section 3
Big Creek Greenway Forsyth
Follows Big Creek from the Forsyth County Line to Bethelview Road
Big Rock Nature Trail
Fun hike at Fort Mountain State Park that takes hikers to Gold Mine Creek Falls
Brasstown Bald Trail
Climb to Georgia Highest Point, Brasstown Bald
Buford Dam Trail
Explores the Lower Pool of Buford Dam (Lake Lanier)
Burnt Hickory Loop
Loop trail that explore Kennesaw and Little Kennesaw Mountain, ending at Pigeon Hil, site of a major engagement
Charlie Elliot Wildlife Center Trails
Visits lakes and rivers with abundant wildlife throughout the hike
Chattahoochee Bend River Trail
6 miles round trip hike that explores the bank of the Chattahoochee River between Newnan and Carrollton
Chattahoochee Nature Center
6 hikes that total about 2 miles including trails named Stone Cabin, Kingfisher Pond, Homestead, Forest, and River Boardwalk.
Cooper's Furnace and Laurel Ridge Trails
Historic trail that leads past the only remains of the town of Etowah, destroyed during the Atlanta Campaign.
Desoto Falls Trail
Great hike alongside Frogtown Creek to the middle falls. Lower falls are near the trailhead.
Dockery Lake Trail
Acceess to the Appalachian Trail. Dockery Lake, at the trailhead offers fishing and camping.
Dukes Creek Falls Trail
On the Richard B. Russell Scenic Highway, the trail follows a series of switchbacks to beautiful Dukes Creek Falls
Fort Mountain Loop
Popular loop at the top of Fort Mountain allowing access to the enimatic rock wall and lookout tower
This hike explores a peninsula of Lake Allatoona as well as the lake’s watershed.
Horse Trough Falls Trail
This brief leg-stretch is marked by the first bridge across the Chattahoochee River
Indian Seats Trail
Energetic 4.0 mile loop trail including a panoramic view from Sawnee Mountain
Jones Bridge Trail
This relatively flat, wide trail climbs two low ridges and explores 2 flood plains.
Kennesaw Mountain Trail
The mountain trail climbs 800 feet in just over a mile, past trenches, old roads and original Civil War embankments
Laurel Ridge Trail
Explores the ridge that forms the east side of Lake Lanier, and allows access to Bowman's Island Unit of the Chattahoochee National Recreation Area
Marble Mine Trail
Follows an old road to a marble mining operation just beneath the Pinhoti Trail
A 1.0 mile hike that takes you through a diverse hardwood forest and crosses Elachee Creek
Hiking trails that explore important areas of the Battle of Picketts Mill
Rock Creek Greenway
This level, in and out trail system runs from Rock Creek Park to Longwood Park on Lake Lanier
Rottenwood Creek Trail
Runs from Paces Ferry unit of the Chattahoochee River NRA to a parking area on Interstate North Parkway
Slaughter Creek Trail
Probably the easiest access trail to the AT in Georgia, hikers use it for access to Blood Mountain
Fun trail for the diversity of birds and for the interesting beaver dams.
Stone Mountain Loop
Stone Mountain Loop takes visitors around the mountain, and within a few feet of a majority of the attractions
Stone Mountain Mountaintop Trail
Climbs to the top of Stone Mountain, largest piece of exposed granite in the world
Takes an inland route to the ruins of the cotton mill, then takes a second inland route to Sweetwater Creek Falls
Great historic walk past the Factory Shoals ruins of the ghost town of Manchester, Georgia.
Tallulah Gorge Loop Trail
Exciting hike into the 600 ft deep gorge. Kayaking and in-gorge hiking are allowed with permit
Tumbling Waters Trail
Follows Carters Lake to a bridge across Tails Creek.
Trails grouped by special features, locations, or things to do nearby