Explore Appalachian Trail: Georgia: Best Day Hikes - view hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.

This month marks the 80th anniversary of the #AppalachianTrail, which passes through 14 states from Maine to Georgia. . With so many access points along its approximate 2,190-mile route, this trail is not only an excellent option for thru-hikers and section-hikers, but also day-hikers and those looking to escape into nature for a few hours. . To honor the Appalachian Trail, we have compiled a list state by state of some of our favorite day hikes along the AT. Check out this list for Georgia and help us celebrate the legacy and natural wonder of this trail!

Appalachian Trail: Georgia: Best Day Hikes Map

Hiked with a small group. It was a great hike with a couple of good stopping points with a view. Truly a moderate hike.

Great time with a small group. Drive forest road to parking area and Hiked in from the parking area. Easy and great view of the falls. You are able to get up and close to the falls.

1 day ago

Absolutely beautiful trail! We went last weekend when it was really cold but my eight-year-old daughter made it to the top no problem!

The views at the summit are absolutely amazing!

Spectacular view from Preachers Rock!!!! Would love to go back at peak fall color next year.

8.7 miles 3 hours. Not much to see but a nice walk in the woods.

9 days ago

Good trail for first time hikers. Plenty of water and campsites. Also has the option to head up to the Blood Mountain Shelter. Seems to be moderate to heavy hiking traffic with sites filling up in the fall.