Gee Creek

Polk County, Tennessee

Elevation Gain918ft
Trailhead Elevation909ft
Elevation Min/Max907/1486ft
Elevation Start/End909/909ft

Gee Creek

Gee Creek is a hiking trail in Polk County, Tennessee. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 909 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 918 feet. This trail connects with the following: Starr Mountain Horse Trail.

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Five-Star Trails: Chattanooga (Menasha Ridge Press)
Johnny Molloy
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"Explore the incredible Gee Creek gorge. Leave the trailhead, walking an old roadbed, and then enter the gorge. Make a seemingly instantaneous entrance into the back of beyond—a wild, high, rock- and treerimmed chasm. Trace a slender footpath deeper into the defile, passing an old mine, a significant waterfall, and towering stone cliffs. Multiple creek crossings on the latter half of the hike add to the excitement. The hike ends a little less than 2 miles into the gorge. Allow plenty of time for your return trip, as the trail is rocky and slow." Read more

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Gee Creek is spectacular. I visited during the winter when foliage was sparse. I can’t wait to go back in the fall when the leaves turn. The trails are well-maintained, and hiking this area varies from moderate to difficult. It’s a peaceful are where you can really enjoy the stunning beauty of southeastern Tennessee.

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Trail Information

Polk County
Nearby City
Lost Corral Recreation Area
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Dec 2018