Blood Mountain Trail

#1 of 6 trails in Vogel State Park

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Blood Mountain Trail is a 7.2 mile loop trail located near Blairsville, Georgia that features a great forest setting. The trail is only recommended for very experienced outdoorsmen and primarily used for camping & hiking and is accessible Spring or Fall. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

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Erin Conway (44)

1 Completed1 Reviews

It is such a beautiful hike. The view at the top is worth every step.

John Brandon (538)

16 Completed1 Reviews

Great hike. We did the 4.6 mile up and down. Strenuous at parts, but not for long. Good views at the top. Flat rock areas to sit, rest and chill. Good for dogs, too. No rest rooms in parking lot, but there is a general store half mile away with rest rooms.

Marsha Johnson Davis (601)

16 Completed12 Reviews

Really loved this trail. Starting at Byron Reece Trail you hit the uphill climb very quickly. Don't give in, the climb leads to several beautiful outcrops and takes you to Picnic Rock a the Summit of Blood Mountain. The summit offers a beautiful view of the surrounding NG mountains. It can get crowded up top, but take your time and enjoy. Loop on around the back side on the return trip and enjoy the beautiful forest with a few splashes of wildflowers. I'm looking forward to hiking this trail again in the fall for the beautiful leaf colors.

Rodney Jones (288)

3 Completed3 Reviews

Great trail with great early morning views

Lauren Chastain (49)

2 Completed2 Reviews

Good. Fairly hard but our huskies made it through. Pretty view at the top but not enough to look at to want to do it again. No water.

Dustin T. (69)

Nina Sutherland (266)

6 Completed2 Reviews

Elliott Walker (173)

8 Completed8 Reviews

One of my favorite hikes. I've done it many times. Love the views

Nick Hindmon (192)

2 Completed2 Reviews

Great for a day hike, the easy side is easy and very pretty.

Emily Tahoe (36)

1 Completed1 Reviews

This was a great day hike. It was a good hike for our dog. We started at B.H. Reece Trail and then took the AT to beautiful views. There were many great places to have lunch with a view near the Blood Mountain shelter. We continued on the AT and then turned on Freeman Trail which took us back to B.H. Reece Trail. It was a great loop and was about 7 miles round trip.