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Hiking & Biking


       Burnt Mountain Preserve
       Hikers can enjoy three loop trails, one
       of which drops 800 feet in elevation
       before returning to the starting point.
       Burnt Mountain Rd
       Hwy. 136, Jasper, GA    Eagle’s Rest
                               Eagle’s Rest is a public park with
       Amicalola Falls         trails and four observation decks on
                               Mt. Oglethorpe. Bring a picnic and
       State Park & Lodge      experience gorgeous views and
       Spectacular scenery and hiking   wildlife sightings.
       trails make this one of Georgia’s   7315 Monument Rd.
       most popular state parks. At 729 feet,   Jasper, GA 30143
       Amicalola Falls is the tallest cascading
       waterfall in the Southeast. An 8.5-mile   Talking Rock Nature Preserve
       trail leads from the park to Springer   Explore 220 acres of forest land, open
       Mountain, the southern end of the   during daylight hours for hiking and
       famous 2,175-mile Appalachian Trail.   nature appreciation. Bike enthusiasts
       280 Amicalola Falls State Park Rd.   may also enjoy 12 miles of trails.
       Dawsonville, GA 30534    1617 Carnes Mill Rd.  Talking Rock, GA 30175

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