Hike to Helton Creek Falls

Georgia Helton Creek Falls Trailhead

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Take a short hike through the coniferous Georgia woods and enjoy the scenic Helton Creek Falls.

The trail takes you through conifer trees and rhodendendron flowers down to the Helton Creek Falls. The falls themselves are surrounded by lush vegetation which stand out against the neutral forest colors. You can view both the lower falls and the upper falls from this trail.

Photo: Jeff Moore, Jeff Gunn

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Activities:

Chillin, Photography, Swimming, Hiking

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Trail Type:

Out-and-Back

Distance:

0.6 Miles

Elev. Gain:

22 Feet

Rating:

Features:

Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Scenic
Waterfall

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How to Get There

4 months ago

All Time Favorite

When it's not crowded this is the place to be. Driving down the gravel road and hitting the bumps are so much fun. If you're having a not so good day, head to Helton. You won't be disappointed.

4 months ago

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