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black Arkaquah Trail

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5.4 mile 8.7 kilometer point to point
71% Runnable
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Elevation

Ascent: 2,747' 837 m
Descent: -640' -195 m
High: 4,350' 1,326 m
Low: 2,242' 683 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 12% (7°)
Max Grade: 32% (18°)

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Trail shared by Michael Arambula

Start from Trackrock Gap and continue up the Arkaquah Trail to Brasstown Bald to the summit for views.

Michael Arambula

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Spring · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

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There is no water on this trail.

Description

Start from Trackrock Gap and continue up the Arkaquah Trail to Brasstown Bald to the summit for a great view from one of the state's high points. The trail is 5.5 miles in the Chattahoochee National Forest to the Georgia High Point, and you can enjoy views from the Brasstown Bald Tower/Summit Observation Area. To access the summit, run up the paved trail to the Brasstown summit from the parking area.

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Jun 2, 2019
Katie Mead
11mi — 5h 28m

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