Best Scenic Drives in Georgia

This list represents the most popular scenic drives in Georgia. Use this list to plan your next Georgia scenic drives trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Cohutta Wilderness Loop: Chatsworth, Lake Conasauga, Fort Mountain

    3 Reviews

    Chatsworth, GA

    A 75-mile drive that takes you from Chatsworth along the edge of the Cohutta Wilderness Area, by the Conasauga Lake Recreation Area and campground in the Chattahoochee National Forest, and to ...
    •  75 miles
    •  Guide

    A 75-mile drive that takes you from Chatsworth along the edge of the Cohutta Wilderness Area, by the Conasauga Lake Recreation ...

  • #2 Helen to Brasstown Bald Loop

    3 Reviews

    Helen, GA

    This 50-mile drive is a typical north Georgia mountain drive that encompasses both the flavor of the Bavarian-style village of Helen and the natural beauty of the mountains in the Chattahoochee ...
    •  50 miles
    •  Guide

    This 50-mile drive is a typical north Georgia mountain drive that encompasses both the flavor of the Bavarian-style village ...

  • #3 Georgia Foothills Loop: Canton, Ellijay, Amicalola Falls, Tate

    0 Reviews

    Tate, GA

    For 105 miles, this drive travels over paved rural roads through small towns and on four-lane divided highways with views of the ridges and mountains of north Georgia. You ride through foothills ...
    •  105 miles
    •  Guide

    For 105 miles, this drive travels over paved rural roads through small towns and on four-lane divided highways with views ...

  • #4 Rome and Berry College to Villanow Loop: Johns Mountain & The Pocket

    1 Reviews

    Rome, GA

    This loop drive covers about 100 miles of hard-surfaced roads through the Ridge and Valley region of northwest Georgia. Taylor Ridge, Johns Mountain, and other ridges provide scenic contrast ...
    •  100 miles
    •  Guide

    This loop drive covers about 100 miles of hard-surfaced roads through the Ridge and Valley region of northwest Georgia. Taylor ...

  • #5 Carters Lake Loop

    1 Reviews

    Ellijay, GA

    Beginning at Ellijay, this drive encircles scenic Carters Lake and leads through the steep ridges and narrow valleys at the southern end of the higher Blue Ridge Mountains. You can visit the ...
    •  50 miles
    •  Guide

    Beginning at Ellijay, this drive encircles scenic Carters Lake and leads through the steep ridges and narrow valleys at the ...

  • #6 Columbus to Providence Canyon

    0 Reviews

    Columbus, GA

    A 68-mile drive on good secondary roads leaves Columbus and travels south through the forested part of Fort Benning Military Reservation, past the little towns of Louvale and Omaha, to the C ...
    •  68 miles
    •  Guide

    A 68-mile drive on good secondary roads leaves Columbus and travels south through the forested part of Fort Benning Military ...

  • #7 Georgia Coast - Ruins, Marshes, and Rich Folks: Midway to Brunswick

    0 Reviews

    Darien, GA

    As you travel this route of about 65 miles along the colonial coast of Georgia, you will pass through a long history of human activity from that of the earliest American Indians to our society’s ...
    •  65 miles
    •  Guide

    As you travel this route of about 65 miles along the colonial coast of Georgia, you will pass through a long history of human ...

  • #8 Rabun County Loop: Clayton, Dillard, Rabun Bald

    0 Reviews

    Dillard, GA

    This 42-mile loop on winding paved and unpaved roads dips in and out of North Carolina. You drive through the mountain towns of Clayton, Dillard, and Sky Valley to Georgia’s second highest mountain, ...
    •  42 miles
    •  Guide

    This 42-mile loop on winding paved and unpaved roads dips in and out of North Carolina. You drive through the mountain towns ...

  • #9 Red Top Mountain Motorcycle Ride

    0 Reviews

    Cartersville, GA

    Starting and ending on I-75, this route is easy to find and a blast to ride. You’ll take in some beautiful scenery as it cuts through a state park, crosses a lake several times, and undulates ...
    •  2 hours
    •  58.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Starting and ending on I-75, this route is easy to find and a blast to ride. You’ll take in some beautiful scenery as it ...

  • #10 Sweet Home Alabama Motorcycle Ride

    0 Reviews

    Summerville, GA

    This ride is named Sweet Home Alabama because of the breathtakingly beautiful homes and equally impressive inns you’ll find along the way. On this route you’ll cruise along a mountain ridge, ...
    •  2 hours
    •  68 miles
    •  Guide

    This ride is named Sweet Home Alabama because of the breathtakingly beautiful homes and equally impressive inns you’ll find ...

  • #11 Pine Mountain and Callaway Gardens Loop

    0 Reviews

    Warm Springs, GA

    A 56-mile drive that takes you along Pine Mountain, through Callaway Gardens, Warm Springs, and the interesting area around this southernmost mountain in Georgia. Special attractions: Pine Mountain, ...
    •  56 miles
    •  Guide

    A 56-mile drive that takes you along Pine Mountain, through Callaway Gardens, Warm Springs, and the interesting area around ...

  • #12 Georgia Highway 60 Motorcycle Ride

    0 Reviews

    Dahlonega, GA

    Tight-turning mountainside roadways, gentle rolling hills, sweeping turns, and panoramic scenery make this one of the most popular roads in the US. You’ll feel as if you’ve been shot out of a ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  53.1 miles
    •  Guide

    Tight-turning mountainside roadways, gentle rolling hills, sweeping turns, and panoramic scenery make this one of the most ...

  • #13 Gold Rush: Dahlonega, Vogel State Park, Cleveland

    0 Reviews

    Dahlonega, GA

    This drive covers about 50 miles; it explores the history of gold in Georgia, the heart of the southern Blue Ridge, and another type of gold in the famous Cabbage Patch Dolls at Babyland General ...
    •  50 miles
    •  Guide

    This drive covers about 50 miles; it explores the history of gold in Georgia, the heart of the southern Blue Ridge, and another ...

  • #14 Burnt Mountain Motorcycle Ride

    0 Reviews

    Tate, GA

    This quick route takes only an hour or so to ride, but don’t underestimate it. The short time you spend on your bike will be packed with superb scenery and excellent road conditions. Views ...
    •  1-1.5 hours
    •  48.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This quick route takes only an hour or so to ride, but don’t underestimate it. The short time you spend on your bike will ...

  • #15 McRae to Reidsville

    1 Reviews

    Vidalia, GA

    From McRae to Vidalia, Lyons, and Reidsville, you are in the Coastal Plain. After you cross the lower end of Oconee River, large farms and pecan groves are broken only by areas of forest, where ...
    •  55 miles
    •  Guide

    From McRae to Vidalia, Lyons, and Reidsville, you are in the Coastal Plain. After you cross the lower end of Oconee River, ...

  • #16 Run to Highlands Motorcycle Ride

    0 Reviews

    Clayton, GA

    Want to ride your bike under a waterfall—and not get wet? Maybe you’d like to explore an old farmstead, or watch paddlers challenge the Chattooga River in rafts, canoes, and kayaks? Perhaps you’re ...
    •  2 hours
    •  62.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Want to ride your bike under a waterfall—and not get wet? Maybe you’d like to explore an old farmstead, or watch paddlers ...

  • #17 Look Up, Look Down, Lookout Mountain Loop: LaFayette to Lookout Mountain

    0 Reviews

    Lafayette, GA

    This 128-mile loop drive takes you into the very northwest corner of the state into the Cumberland Plateau’s sandstone bluffs and wide valleys. From LaFayette, at the western edge of the Ridge ...
    •  128 miles
    •  Guide

    This 128-mile loop drive takes you into the very northwest corner of the state into the Cumberland Plateau’s sandstone bluffs ...

  • #18 Helen “Little Bavaria” Motorcycle Ride

    0 Reviews

    Dahlonega, GA

    This ride takes you to a quaint Bavarian village where you’ll enjoy the sights, sounds, and best of all, tastes northern Europe has to offer—all without having to pay for crating your bike and ...
    •  1 hour
    •  42 miles
    •  Guide

    This ride takes you to a quaint Bavarian village where you’ll enjoy the sights, sounds, and best of all, tastes northern ...

  • #19 Carters Lake Loop Motorcycle Ride

    0 Reviews

    Talking Rock, GA

    This ride takes in some of the most scenic roads in Georgia. Along the way, you’ll find many sweeping curves and hardly any twisties. The scenery includes Carters Lake, several creeks and streams, ...
    •  1 hour
    •  38 miles
    •  Guide

    This ride takes in some of the most scenic roads in Georgia. Along the way, you’ll find many sweeping curves and hardly any ...

  • #20 Ridge & Valley Scenic Byway Motorcycle Ride

    0 Reviews

    Armuchee, GA

    Perhaps one of the best-kept secrets of Georgia motorcycle riding, this short, scenic route passes through the Johns Mountain Wildlife Management Area and part of the Chattahoochee National Forest. ...
    •  1-1.5 hours
    •  50 miles
    •  Guide

    Perhaps one of the best-kept secrets of Georgia motorcycle riding, this short, scenic route passes through the Johns Mountain ...