Hike to Helton Creek Falls

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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

Pack List

  • Water
  • Shoes
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Chillin, Hiking, Photography, Swimming

Skill Level:



Spring, Summer, Autumn

Trail Type:



0.6 Miles

Elev. Gain:

22 Feet


Easy Parking
Family Friendly

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