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Chattahoochee National Forest

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Address: Clayton, GA
Phone Number: 706-864-6173
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Activities: Fishing, Horseback riding, Biking, Hiking
Description: A national forest offering a wealth of outdoor activities.

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What a beautiful place to visit. There are waterfalls and hiking trails all over the park. My wife and I had a wonderful time. The forest was just starting to turn colors. We... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Lincolnton, North Carolina
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Lincolnton, North Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

What a beautiful place to visit. There are waterfalls and hiking trails all over the park. My wife and I had a wonderful time. The forest was just starting to turn colors. We stayed in Clayton, GA which was a very nice, quaint little town with nice shops and tasty restaurants.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We have spent the memorial weekend in here. It was so wonderful. We stayed in Clayton. We have visited Anna ruby falls, Brasstown bald in Russel brasstown scenic byway and Tallulah falls. Everything was amazing. Anna ruby falls was very nice but a little crowded. The mountain views from Brasstown bald was gorgeous and it was totally worth the hike... More 

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Austin, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We spent a weekend in a rented cabin in the Forest and had a wonderful time. White water rafting, hiking, nice mountain towns, Foxfire Museum. Lots to do and see and we will return.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Took GA 75 north past Helen, GA in to the Chattahoochee National Forest primitive campground. (You know you're getting close when you pass Andrews Cove Campground). It was amazing; camped for free right by a waterfall. Only downside was having to drive five mountain road miles on a gravel trail; totally worth it. Highly recommend for families or lovers!

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Monroe, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Several forest service roads of varying levels of difficulty. Hill climbs and water crossings. Nice views at several places.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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124 attraction reviews
467 helpful votes 467 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

The Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests provide the finest outdoor recreation opportunities and natural resources in Georgia. With nearly 867,000 acres across 26 counties, thousands of miles of clear-running streams and rivers, approximately 850 miles of recreation trails, and dozens of campgrounds, picnic areas, and other recreation activity opportunities, these lands are rich in natural scenery, history and culture. Spanning many counties... More 

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

The Blue Ridge is located in Rabun County in the far northeast corner of Georgia. There are beautiful streams and water falls. There are two famous hiking trails located in the Blue Ridge, The Bertram Trail and Rabun Bald trail. The Bertram was named after the famous Botanist Dr Bertram in the late 1700s. The trail runs from up around... More 

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Clayton, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

There are way to many incredibly beautiful spots in the Chattahoochee National Forest to start to list them here. However this is one of the most beautiful and magical places in Georgia and in the Southern Appalachians. There is a lot to do and see here and there's not a lot of wrong ways to go about exploring the area,... More 

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Tupelo, Mississippi
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53 reviews 53 reviews
14 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Great views and beautiful wilderness. It is truly like an escape back in time. We spent several hours on the nature trails and enjoyed every minute of it.

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Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia
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111 reviews 111 reviews
17 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

No dislkes. How could one possibly dislike a forest? I have been to many forests all across the U.S. It is always a moving, awesome experience.

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Address: Address: Clayton, GA
Phone Number: 706-864-6173
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Clayton

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