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Best trails in Fort Mountain State Park

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Looking for a great trail in Fort Mountain State Park, Georgia? AllTrails has 14 great hiking trails, views trails, walking 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. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 6 easy trails in Fort Mountain State Park ranging from 0.8 to 2.1 miles and from 1,499 to 2,844 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Fort Mountain is situated in the Chattahoochee National Forest close to the Cohutta Wilderness area, this park offers a variety of outdoor activities. There are plenty of year-round activities available at Fort Mountain State Park. Visitors can enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain biking, birdwatching, as well as miniature golf and pedal boat rental. Trails in this park with a name in the 300's allow biking and trails with a name in the 400's allow horseback riding.

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Map of trails in Fort Mountain State Park
Park information
Acreage:
3712 acres
Park hours
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Contact
(800) 864-7275
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Top trails (14)
#1 - Gahuti Backcountry Trail
Fort Mountain State Park
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Length: 8 mi • Est. 4 h 16 m
Wonderfully peaceful trail located in Fort Mountain State Park just west of the Cohutta Wilderness. This trail travels around the crest of Fort Mountain and has access at numerous places in the park.Show more
#2 - Stone Tower Trail to Stone Wall Trail Loop
Fort Mountain State Park
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 53 m
Stone Tower Trail to Stone Wall Trail Loop is a 1.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Chatsworth, Georgia that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trailShow more
#3 - West Overlook Trail
Fort Mountain State Park
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 25 m
Fort Mountain State Park is filled with horse trails, biking trails, walking trails, camping sites, and a lake. Once you arrive at the park you pay a $5 entrance fee and will receive a park map. StarShow more
#4 - Big Rock Nature Trail
Fort Mountain State Park
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Length: 0.5 mi • Est. 17 m
Big Rock Nature Trail is a 0.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Chatsworth, Georgia that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#5 - Fort Mountain Lake Loop
Fort Mountain State Park
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 25 m
Fort Mountain Lake Loop is a 1 mile loop trail located near Chatsworth, Georgia that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options aShow more
#6 - Cool Springs and Mill Creek Falls Loop
Fort Mountain State Park
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 55 m
Cool Springs and Mill Creek Falls Loop is a 4.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Chatsworth, Georgia that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used fShow more
#7 - Cool Springs Overlook
Fort Mountain State Park
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Length: 0.2 mi • Est. 7 m
Cool Springs Overlook is a 0.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Chatsworth, Georgia that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#8 - Big Rock, Gahuti, Goldmine Creek, Lake
Fort Mountain State Park
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 47 m
Big Rock, Gahuti, Goldmine Creek, Lake is a 3.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Chatsworth, Georgia that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail offers aShow more
#9 - Gahuti Inner Loop to West Overlook, Fort Mountain, and Cool Springs Overlook
Fort Mountain State Park
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 3 h 14 m
Gahuti Inner Loop to West Overlook, Fort Mountain, and Cool Springs Overlook is a 5.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Chatsworth, Georgia that features a waterfall and is rated as mShow more
#10 - Cool Springs Overlook to Trails 410 and 301
Fort Mountain State Park
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 3 h 1 m
Cool Springs Overlook to Trails 410 and 301 is a 5.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Chatsworth, Georgia that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily usShow more
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