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A Walk Back in Time: Cloudland Canyon State Park

Rising Fawn, GA

A Walk Back in Time: Cloudland Canyon State Park, West Rim Loop Trail, is a 4.8 mile loop trail located near Rising Fawn, Georgia that features a river. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for nature trips.

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Stringers Ridge

Chattanooga, TN

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Glen Falls
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101 Completed 81 Reviews

Camped in the Blue Valley Dispersed Campsites and hiked "up" to access the falls. It was evident most people stop at the main falls, but there is a lot more waterfalls below. Some requires scrambling, recommended only at low levels by experienced bushwhackers.

Included a number of pics of the additional falls. Traffic low, not a lot of trash on trail. It is steep on the way back to the main area, but an enjoyable hike.

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Booker T. Washington Trail
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Skyuka Trail
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4 Completed 4 Reviews

I did this as part of the Big Daddy Trail that involves 7 other trails. (Big Daddy is a nightmare. Don't do it) We started at Craven's house and went on past the rifle pits. After this, a lot of poorly marked signs threw us off. You run into the guild trail and the truck trail which somehow we got turned around on and we were competent enough to stop and ask someone walking their dogs which way Skyuka was. They pointed us in the opoosite direction. Luckily we had only made it about .4 miles in the wrong directions. We managed to follow the signs onto Lower Gum Springs and into Skyuka. We were hoping for a little solitutde for lunch at the springs but some mom had left her three kids and their bikes and gone on elsewhere and they were throwing rocks in the water (I'm talking as big as they could manage to pick up) and throwing dirt at each other. We got out of there and jumped on the treacherous John Smartt trail. We hit a couple more and got on out of there. Skyuka would have been peaceful and beautiful if not for the kids.

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Bluff Trail
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8 Completed 7 Reviews

We only went up to sunset rock, which according to the signs, was supposed to be just a mile. My fitbit disagreed, measuring it at about 2 miles. The trail has gotten slightly overgrown, and there was at least one snake. Rocky in a few areas. We got almost back to point park before it started to seriously storm. Very pretty view, but not my favorite.

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Bluff Trail
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17 Completed 7 Reviews

the directions to this trail is not correct they go to the blue blazes trail

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Glen Falls
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4 Completed 2 Reviews

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Glen Falls
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8 Completed 7 Reviews

This really is an out and back that you can do in like an hour. Now if you climb up the rocks around the falls, it turns a little more challenging, but also a little bit dangerous! Climb with caution.

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Suck Creek Road to Mushroom Rock
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8 Completed 7 Reviews

The first hike up was a little steep, but the middle section was a wonderful, brisk walk. After the swinging bridge you're in for a serious incline up a rocky path. Push yourself to make it to the top and you'll get to see the awesome geological feature that is mushroom rock. I would recommend some trekking poles for the trip down that rocky incline, ESPECIALLY if its been raining.

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Bluff Trail
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4 Completed 4 Reviews

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Cumberland Trail (Prentice Cooper State Forest Section)
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18 Completed 13 Reviews

My cousin and I took an overnight trip here and hiked from Signal Mountain past Edward Poin and Suck Creek and finished at the game reserve road parking past Poplar Springs Campsite. There are some beautiful views here but the hike is rigorous - definitely a lot of elevation change. If you want a 24-25 mile trip, add in Mullens Cove Loop, and Pot Point Loop which I believe is about 12 additional miles.

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