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South Rim Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

0.5 mile 0.9 kilometer point to point
96% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 9' 3 m
Descent: -75' -23 m
High: 1,534' 467 m
Low: 1,466' 447 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 13% (7°)

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Trail shared by Russell Hobart

Tour the South Rim of Tallulah Gorge.

Russell Hobart

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views

Description

The trail starts at the dam and offers big views down into the gorge. Soon after pulling away from the dam the trail meets the stairs for Hurricane Falls Trail. Continuing on from here, you pass the vistas at Overlook 8, 9 and 10 which offer differing views of the gorge.

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Sep 5, 2018
Jen Hammond

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  3.7 from 3 votes

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#253

in Georgia

#17,089

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Hurricane Falls Bridge
May 25, 2018 near Clayton, GA
Looking into the gorge from the dam
May 25, 2018 near Clayton, GA
The sturdy stairway down to the Falls
Jun 4, 2018 near Clayton, GA

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