Best trails in Cohutta Wilderness

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Looking for a great trail in Cohutta Wilderness, Georgia? AllTrails has 23 great hiking trails, forest trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 16 moderate trails in Cohutta Wilderness ranging from 4.1 to 19.9 miles and from 1,755 to 4,222 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Panther Creek Falls
Cohutta Wilderness
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Length: 9 mi • Est. 5 h 1 m
From Three Forks Mountain to the top of Panther Creek FallsShow more
#2 - Jack River Loop with Spur to Falls
Cohutta Wilderness
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Length: 15.9 mi • Est. 8 h 7 m
Jack River Loop with Spur to Falls is a 15.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Blue Ridge, Georgia that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of acShow more
#3 - Jacks River Day Hike
Cohutta Wilderness
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 1 h 51 m
Jacks River Day Hike is a 4.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Mc Caysville, Georgia that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, wShow more
#4 - Cohutta Wilderness Loop Trail
Cohutta Wilderness
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Length: 23.7 mi • Est. Multi-day
This loop requires off trail hiking and bushwacking at this time as it has not been cleaned up since the fires last year. There are trees down all over the trails, making this hike very challenging toShow more
#5 - Panther Creek Trail
Cohutta Wilderness
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Length: 17.3 mi • Est. 9 h 36 m
Panther Creek Trail is a 17.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Epworth, Georgia that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, waShow more
#6 - Jacks River Falls via Rice Camp
Cohutta Wilderness
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Length: 10.3 mi • Est. 5 h 21 m
Jacks River Falls via Rice Camp is a 10.3 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Crandall, Georgia that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#7 - Rocky Mountain via Stanley Gap
Cohutta Wilderness
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 3 h 26 m
Rocky Mountain via Stanley Gap is a 6.1 mile out and back trail located near Blue Ridge, Georgia that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking.Show more
#8 - East Cowpen to Jack's River and Rough Ridge Loop
Cohutta Wilderness
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Length: 15.3 mi • Est. 8 h 31 m
The Cohutta Wilderness Area is located due north of Atlanta on the Tennessee border with more than 40,000 acres in Georgia and Tennessee. The Cohuttas comprise the largest wilderness east of the MissiShow more
#9 - Hemp Top Trail
Cohutta Wilderness
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Length: 11.8 mi • Est. 6 h 35 m
This is a hiking and horse trail in the Cohutta Wilderness. 8.2 miles from Dally Gap to Licklog Trail in Tennessee at the top of Big Frog Mountain. Gentle climb from Dally Gap to the base of Big FroShow more
#10 - Hemptop to Penitentiary Branch
Cohutta Wilderness
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Length: 7.2 mi • Est. 3 h 43 m
Hemptop to Penitentiary Branch is a 7.2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Blue Ridge, Georgia that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is rated as moderate and is primShow more
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