Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina Guide Book

by Melissa Watson (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina   by Melissa Watson

192pp/maps
ISBN: 0762771518

Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina features more than 50 hikes to the most spectacular waterfalls in this two-state region—many along the mountainous border created by the Chattooga River and within easy access of each other. Discover a range of cascades, from roadside beauties to those set deep in the forest. From peaceful 10-foot Pigpen Falls to majestic 729-foot Amicalola Falls, and such beautiful places as Brasstown Falls, Raven Cliffs Falls, Yellow Branch Falls, Hemlock Falls, and Panther Creek Falls.

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Trails from the "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina " Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 53.
... Preview: Aspiring! Like a weeping wall, Ada-Hi Falls is more of a trickle than a waterfall. The water almost appears to seep from the rock face. The spring that feeds this simple fall is a mere 300 feet above ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Clayton, GA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.6
... Preview: Majestic! This impressive waterfall has the claim to fame of being Georgias tallest, falling 729 feet as it makes its way down the mountainside. Amicalola Falls is so tall that it is difficult to see ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Dawsonville, GA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.6
... Preview: Showy! Located adjacent to Unicoi State Park, Anna Ruby Falls is one of the most frequently visited waterfalls in the area. Although overcrowded, the falls are quite beautiful and worth a visit. Dont ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Blairsville, GA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.8
... Preview: Ticklish! The water of Becky Branch tap dances its way down the rocks, tickling the moss on its path to the base. From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Clayton, GA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.4
... Preview: Stellar! Shining like the stars and the heavens above, Brasstown Falls glimmers with excitement. Three incredible waterfalls greet you along this short but steep trail. If youre lucky, as I was, you m ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Long Creek, SC - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.6
... Preview: Solitary! Almost aloof, Bull Cove Falls stands out in its stately manner above and very different from the rest of the many playful smaller cascades on the creek. Although Bull Cove Falls is located i ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Hayesville, SC - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.2
... Preview: Serene! This Class V rapid along Section III of the Wild and Scenic Chattooga River falls and flows perfectly over the rocky-bottomed river floor. With strength and serenity, it holds your gaze. From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Mountain Rest, SC - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.4
... Preview: Uplifting! The true and steady waters of Cane Creek Falls flow with certainty, uplifting and inspiring the viewer. Cane Creek Falls is located on private property within Camp Glisson. The property own ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Dahlonega, GA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.4
... Preview: Symbiotic! As the waters of Cedar Creek flow past, I cant help but ponder the complex, yet simple, ways of nature. The amazing link among all living things within an ecosystem always leaves me in awe. From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Westminster, SC - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.2
... Preview: Sweet! This peaceful, stony-faced fall is located inside Chau Ram Park. A short walk from your vehicle takes you to the large, flat stones at the base of the falls. This is a great place for a picnic ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Westminster, SC - Hiking
... Preview: Tremendous! Chauga Narrows flows like freedom itself, carving its way through the bonds of the boulders and then dropping to the calm of the river below. This one makes you feel as though youve entere ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Mountain Rest, SC - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.2
... Preview: Balanced! From the base of Crow Mountain Creek Falls, the balance of nature comes to mind. Tucked away deep in the forest, the creek makes its way down the mountainside until finally showing itself li ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Morganton, GA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.6
... Preview: Splendid! Denton Branch Falls is one youll probably have to yourselfand a splendid experience it should be. From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Clayton, GA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.6
... Preview: Astonishing! Twice the pleasure here, with both the Lower and the Middle Falls of DeSoto Falls to visit on the same trail. Despite being only 30 feet tall, DeSotos Lower Falls creates a lot of sound f ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Cleveland, GA - Fishing,Hiking - Trail Length: 2.6
... Preview: Amazing! Dicks Creek is unique in that it flows directly into the Wild and Scenic Chattooga River. From the base of the falls, the creek pushes out into Section III of the Chattooga to Dicks Creek Led ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Clayton, GA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.2
... Preview: Fire and ice! Meeting with a fury, these two creeks crash together in the most tremendous way! I assure you, photos do no justice to these beauties. Sitting side by side, two wonderful waterfalls come ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Helen, GA - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.2
... Preview: Panache! This roadside beauty stands tall on the mountainside but oft times goes unnoticed. The stretch of highway that Eastatoah Falls keeps watch over is not very parking friendly, so use caution, a ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Dillard, GA - Hiking
... Preview: Inspiring! Like the wings of a dove flapping in the wind, Fall Creek Falls brings a similar offering of peace. From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Mountain Rest, SC - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.2
... Preview: Clean and neat! With its perfectly placed boulders and dazzling flow, Falls #1 on Waters Creek seems almost make-believe. From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Morganton, GA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.4
... Preview: Heavenly! Like its downstream sister, Falls #2 on Waters Creek is picture perfect. Lively and strong, this one keeps your attention. A popular swimming hole with the locals, its a great place to cool ... From the guidebook "Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina "
Morganton, GA - Hiking