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Yonah Mountain Hiking Trail

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Address: near Helen, GA, Helen, GA 30528
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This place is great! Freshly roasted coffee and super friendly people! Will be back before we head out!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Macon, Georgia
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Macon, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is great! Freshly roasted coffee and super friendly people! Will be back before we head out!

Thank banderton04
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to experience a piece of the Army Ranger training climb this trail. There are many challenging connector trails that can challenge even the most athletic person. Not for small kids or someone looking for an easy hike. Breath taking view if you make it to the summit.

Thank Damon O
Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Difficult uphill hike with some level areas to catch your breath and take in the beautiful scenery. Keep going after the first lookout. The view gets much better. The restrooms seem a little more than halfway up. We were unsure of what trail to take when we got to the restrooms. We took the trail to the far right first,... More 

Thank Tammy S
Savannah, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

fun, might be too hard for kids going all the way up, but otherwise great will take boys next time (8 & 13 year olds)

Thank Katya S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

This is a harder hike so if your not used to hiking be ready for a lot of stopping and resting its pretty much straight up 3 miles up and 3 down hike. the views are well worth the pain you can see everything from the top. I would not go when it just rained it can be very slippery... More 

Thank Kayla B
Lincolnton, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

We were staying in Helen, Ga and I wanted to do a local hike. This is very close and worth doing. The road leading to the parking lot is gravel and there are bathrooms without running water. The trail starts off with a bang and it will level out in places and then go upward again. I had on hiking... More 

Thank Carol H
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016

Yonah Mountain is a beautiful, shaded, hard hike. It took a little over an hour for a bunch our group to make it up the mountain. There are a few places to stop and relax. One bathroom area about halfway up the mountain. The trails were well marked and i had no confusion on where to head to next. The... More 

Thank Luis J
Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Its a rich and scenic woodland. The trail is way overused and crowded. No water or trash recepticles anywhere - not even trailhead. Pkenty of places to stop and rest. We small small kids and elderly folks who did just fine. Toughest part is just past midway up.

Thank SJRAtlanta_Georgia
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

Well where to begin this review.... I've hiked this mountain in N GA for many years now since moving to Atlanta back in the late 80's and it never gets boring. It's quite a challenging hike to say the least, lots of steeps climbs and things to trip unaware hikers up. You'll want to start your hike EARLY in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2016

The hike is moderate to strenuous but the views are well worth it. Be sure to take plenty of water and some snacks. Take your time and enjoy the scenery.

Thank Mazma5

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