A nature lovers dream. Lots of views, water falls, moutain laurel, lots of elevation change. Want to do more hiking there.
About Bartram Trail
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Great National Forest Trail system that runs for miles. Bring your orientering skills with you as the trail is over-grown in places. If you want to avoid the crowds - try the Bartram!
Parked at the trailhead on Hale Ridge Rd. 4.2 miles through the autumnal canopy, past small waterfalls, through fern-carpeted forest, and finally summiting Rabun Bald Mtn with 360 views into SC, NC, & GA. Then 4.2 mi back to the vehicle. A perfect way to...More
The trails are well maintained and the scenery is beautiful! Dixie Falls is an incredible waterfall that is worth the hike. We loved that you can get so close to it. So much fun and a great way to relax.
My hubby found this hike just outside Sky Valley Ga. Access it off hwy 246 and Old mud creek Rd at the Sinclair store. Parking is limited, mostly on the side of the road. The1.6 mile hike up is moderate but it is an incline...More
We continue to hike parts of the Bartram Trail through the Smokies every year. Wonderful family time well spent. Gorgeous part of the country
We hiked from Beegum Gap to the top on Rabun Bald. The hike from Beegum Gap is listed as 1.6 miles and that seems to be accurate. Although pretty much up hill all the way it wasn't a really difficult hike. I am in my...More
This is an excellent hiking trail that leads to a waterfall about 4 miles in. You can easily miss the waterfall as it is located off a large camping site so be aware. We did this hike in June and it was cool and green....More
There is a lot to see on the trails, but I think the highlight of our hike was making it to the peak of rabun bald. There is a observation tower at the top and you might be able to see 3 states from there...More