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West Ridge Spring Trail

Amicalola Falls State Park, Dawsonville, GA
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Nice steep hike to the top of the falls

No view of falls from trail but some very beautiful mountain views from several clearings along the... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2017
loozianafoodie
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Covington, Louisiana
Close contact to the falls

This is the best overall view of everything. Shady and a great spot to cool off and rest for a... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2017
132Karen132
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Rome, Georgia
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May 24, 2017
“Close contact to the falls”
Jun 13, 2017
“Nice steep hike to the top of the falls”
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Amicalola Falls State Park, Dawsonville, GA
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Reviewed June 13, 2017

No view of falls from trail but some very beautiful mountain views from several clearings along the way. Nice hike through woods and then a fairly steep rocky wide path for a section towards the top.

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Reviewed May 24, 2017

This is the best overall view of everything. Shady and a great spot to cool off and rest for a brief period .

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Reviewed September 4, 2016

We loved walking on 425 stairs. Since we booked rooms somewhere else other than lodge at the park, we were disappointed. My kids had best time and we will be back for sure and next time we will stay at the Amicalola Falls State Park...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2016

I am a non-denominational minister and I have done tons of weddings at the bridge in the middle of Amicalola Falls. The West ridge spring trail is an easy 10 minute walk down to the bridge and I even took my 83 year old father...More

Thank Barbara R
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Reviewed October 7, 2013

This trail is family friendly and accessible. The trail is paved with old tires and has a guard rail most of the way. It is shady and scenic. You only walk a short distance before you reach the bridge over the falls, which provides splendid...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2013

We enjoy hiking at Amicalola Falls and this trail does not disappoint. This was an easy trail and very beautiful. I think this is an easy enough trail for most ages. The visitor center staff are very helpful when it comes to the trails so...More

Thank Jessica L
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Reviewed October 28, 2012

Easy softly paved path through hardwoods past old wrecked moonshine runner's trucks to the amazing water falls. Appropriate for any age, wonderful trail that allows everyone access to the beauty of Georgia's mountains! Highly recommended, will return. Stop at the visitor's ranger station for maps,...More

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