The 20 Best Hikes in Georgia

Fall is an amazing time to get outside and hit the trail in Georgia.

The leaves are changing, the air is crisp, and the summer heat is finally fading. Whether you’re looking to challenge yourself on a long day hike or head out for a leisurely stroll with the whole family, there’s a hike on this list for anyone who wants to hit the trail this fall. Take a look and start making your plans to explore Georgia.

1. Hike to Anna Ruby Falls

Photo: Matthew Koehnemann

2. Hike Blood Mountain

Photo: Rob Giersch

3. Hike the Indian Seats Trail

Photo: Alan Maxcy

4. Hike and Climb to Yonah Mountain

Photo: Cole Christiansen

5. Climb the Stairs to Amicalola Falls

Photo: Matthew Ady

6. Hike Cloudland Canyon’s Waterfall Trail

Photo: Alan Maxcy

7. Hike to Roswell Mill Ruins via Vickery Creek Trail

Photo: Kelley Le

8. Hike to Blue Hole and High Shoals Creek Falls

Photo: Tiffany Lachner

9. Hike the White Loop at Sweetwater Creek

Photo: Alan Maxcy

10. Hike along Sope Creek

Photo: Rob Giersch

11. Hike Arabia Mountain

Photo: Rob Giersch

12. Hike Hurricane Falls, Tallulah Gorge SP

Photo: Matthew Koehnemann

13. Hike the Battlefield and Mountain Loop

Photo: Kelley Le

14. Hike Pine Mountain

Photo: Nick Tort

15. Hike the Canyon Loop in Providence Canyon

Photo: Seth Berry

16. Hike the West Rim Trail to Cherokee Falls

Photo: Clare Healey

17. Hike to Raven Cliffs

Photo: Tiffany Lachner

18. Hike to the Brasstown Bald Peak

Photo: Jason Clemmons

19. Hike and Swim at Red Top Mountain

Photo: Jeremy Cournyea

20. Hike to Panther Creek Falls

Photo: Kelley Le

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Cover photo: Matthew Koehnemann

Published: November 1, 2016

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