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Brasstown Bald Mountain

Georgia Spur 180, Blairsville, GA 30512
+1 706-745-6928
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Awesome Views

This is a cool place to visit and when we were there we got to see snow. The high elevation allows... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ernest R
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Icy and snowy visit

Today we visited the summit and found in to be in the low 20’s in temperature. The white flakes... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Georgia Spur 180, Blairsville, GA 30512
Georgia Spur 180, Blairsville, GA 30512
+1 706-745-6928
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a cool place to visit and when we were there we got to see snow. The high elevation allows the temps to be lower and have a greater chance to see snow and ice. We will return again.

Thank Ernest R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today we visited the summit and found in to be in the low 20’s in temperature. The white flakes were flying and there was ample ice and fog in the area. The roads were salted and the drive was no problem.... the hike up to...More

1  Thank Mattw5630
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The views are truly awesome on a clear day. Well worth the visit. I hope they still have the theater to visit. Would bring friends there visiting

Thank Myngo
Reviewed December 5, 2017

Take the 'bus' to the observation tower -- or hike up a trail to it. There is an elevator for those who need it from the visitors' center to the deck of the tower. Visitors' Center has many educational and interactive displays. The rangers are...More

1  Thank DaleTGarrett
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

The drive and atmosphere here is very calm. Lots of parking and kids under 16 are free. Adults are 5 dollars. There is a shuttle you can take from the parking area to the top which is included in the 5 dollars. I don’t recommend...More

Thank bronsonk136
Reviewed November 22, 2017

Brasstown Bald is the highest point in GA with TN and NC visible. A beautiful drive from Helen, about 18 miles. Switchback roads quickly take you up the mountains. The road to Brasstown Bald (BB) is a private 2 lane road that closes in the...More

2  Thank DonK777
Reviewed November 21, 2017

We took a good friend with us to let her share the experience of seeing the seven states and to experience of the difference of the temperatures at that high point. It was just beautiful. Thank you Brasstown Bald. We really loved sharing this visit...More

Thank L1580VIfrankc
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

Highest point in Georgia - I don't give these out often but a 'must see' recommendation when here. ** weather on top of mountain can be significantly diffrent than at bottom of mountain. Expect colder conditions ** National Park with a $5 per-person entry fee....More

Thank Rray650
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

It's a Winding Road up to the top and you have to wait a few minutes to pay for parking at the gate. There was a huge parking lot and it's only $5 per adult; kids 15 and under are free. We saw a lot...More

Thank laurel w
Reviewed November 9, 2017

My family and I had a great visit to Brasstown Bald Mountain. The views were spectacular, the staff was very knowledgeable, and the entire visit was a pleasure for us all - from age 4 to 71. I would definitely recommend it to anyone traveling...More

1  Thank George S
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Brent B
December 28, 2017|
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Response from Traveling_for_Fun76 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed on leashes like other National Parks.
Steven N
November 9, 2017|
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Response from Jamie N Ike B | Reviewed this property |
on a clear day you can see the sky line. if you can't quite focus your eyes to see it, they have binoculars, but we were able to see it with the naked eye when we went
September 13, 2017|
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Response from lucybH9239WF | Reviewed this property |
I know of no campsites on Brasstown Bald. Unicoi Park is in Helen, Vogel is nearby as well as some private campgrounds. Airstream Trailers have a big park specifically for Airstream's on the hwy from Helen.