Tallulah Gorge Trail

#1 of 3 trails in Tallulah Gorge State Park

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Tallulah Gorge Trail is a 8.5 mile out and back trail located near Lakemont, Georgia. The trail is primarily used for hiking.

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David Jordan (201)

5 Completed5 Reviews

Probably shouldn't have chosen the hottest day of the year to attempt all those steps. Beautiful views, though. Well worth it.

Megan Kerns (39)

1 Completed1 Reviews

Michael Maxwell (123)

2 Completed1 Reviews

A lot tougher than it actually looks lol.
There are stairs and a bunch of them. Take breaks and water.

Skyler Guinn (200)

11 Completed1 Reviews

Amazing views, perfect weather, great workout! Totally worth the $5!

Dheeraj Nambiar (107)

4 Completed1 Reviews


Danielle Harber Lewis (506)

16 Completed17 Reviews

Gorgeous place and very unique! Be in shape and ready to climb stairs.... a lot of them.

Nick Tippens (269)

3 Completed3 Reviews

Tallulah Gorge is a must-visit if you're into breathtaking views. The various rim trails are extremely easy to wander around, and as long as you are ok with going up and down a lot of steps, it is not technically very difficult to hike down into the Gorge. Things get much more difficult if you go down to the Gorge floor, but that requires a permit from the visitor's center. The views up and down the Gorge are spectacular, with extreme elevation change, a rushing river, and several different waterfalls. One of the most accessible, enjoyable parks that North Georgia has to offer. Nearby Clayton is a great town to visit as well.

Melissa Hutcheson (1005)

10 Completed10 Reviews

This was an amazing experience! Be prepared because it is "strenuous" if you take the gorge floor hike. You must obtain a permit to do this. Nice waterfalls and fun time on the suspension bridge. You cross the river in two spots and climb rocks along gorge floor. The crossing at Bridal veil is slippery, you will get wet. Great views from each overlook. Very well maintained and always a great workout! The park also has a back country trail and camping shelters.

Jim Morton (149)

16 Completed2 Reviews

Elizabeth Hamilton (245)

2 Completed2 Reviews

Loved it. Beautiful scenery but quite a hike up and down over 1000 stairs. Make sure you are in pretty good shape but they do have places to sit along the way. Definitely worth trying especially in the fall.