The Best Hiking Trails in Georgia

Most Popular Georgia Hiking Trails

We've ranked the best places to hike in Georgia using our unique hiking trail popularity algorithm that accounts for the average rating and number of reviews for a trail, the number of people who have hiked or wish they could hike at that hiking trail. Sign up for a free account and vote for your favorite hiking trails by submitting a trail review or creating a hiking wishlist today!

New! Find the best hiking trails by city:
Helen (9), Jackson (6), Dahlonega (5), Woodstock (3), Marietta (3), Buford (3)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Appalachian Trail: GeorgiaDahlonega, Georgia
2. Tallulah Gorge State ParkTallulah Falls, Georgia
3. Raven Cliff FallsWhite County, Georgia
4. Kennesaw Mountain National ParkKennesaw, Georgia
5. Stone Mountain State ParkAtlanta, Georgia
6. Benton MacKaye Trail: GeorgiaDahlonega, Georgia
7. Appalachian Trail 003: Woody Gap to Neels GapSuches, Georgia
8. Cloudland Canyon State ParkFawn Rising, Georgia
9. Panther Creek FallsTurnerville, Georgia
10. Dauset Trails Nature CenterJackson, Georgia
11. Fort MountainChatsworth, Georgia
12. Jacks River FallsFannin County, Georgia
13. Tribble Mill ParkLawrenceville, Georgia
14. Black Rock Mountain State ParkMountain City, Georgia
15. Helton Creek FallsBlairsville, Georgia
16. Woodring Branch (Amadahy)Ellijay, Georgia
17. Mistletoe State ParkThompson, Georgia
18. Sweetwater Creek State ParkLithia Springs, Georgia
19. Buford Dam Trail (Georgia)Buford, Georgia
20. Palisades - Whitewater Creek TrailMarietta, Georgia
21. Hike InnDahlonega, Georgia
22. Garland Mountain Hiking TrailsWaleska, Georgia
23. Laurel Ridge TrailBuford, Georgia
24. Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area: Island FordSandy Springs, Georgia
25. Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military ParkFort Oglethorpe, Georgia
26. Indian Springs State ParkFlovilla, Georgia
27. Azalea Trail at Callaway GardensPine Mountain, Georgia
28. High Falls WaterfallJackson, Georgia
29. Radium Springs Hiking TrailAlbany, Georgia
30. Long Creek FallsBlue Ridge, Georgia
31. Trestle Rock TrailsWoodstock, Georgia
32. Green MountainBlue Ridge, Georgia
33. Lake Russell LoopCornelia, Georgia
34. Hemlock Falls TrailClayton, Georgia
35. Cumberland Island National SeashoreSt. Marys, Georgia
36. Unicoi State Park and LodgeHelen, Georgia
37. Martin's Mine Loop TrailHelen, Georgia
38. Allatoona DamCartersville, Georgia
39. Minnehaha FallsRabun, Georgia
40. Scout TrailAcworth, Georgia
41. Slaughter Creek / #141Suches, Georgia
42. Vickery CreekRoswell, Georgia
43. Swinging BridgeFannin, Georgia
44. Lake Springs LoopAugusta, Georgia
45. Horse Trough Falls Trail Waterfall (Georgia)Helen, Georgia
46. Cherokee FallsRising Fawn, Georgia
47. High Falls TrailJackson, Georgia
48. Hemlock FallsRising Fawn, Georgia
49. Martin's Creek Falls "Waterfall" (Georgia)Clayton, Georgia
50. James H. "Sloppy" Floyd State ParkSummerville, Georgia
51. Paces MillSmyrna, Georgia
52. Jack's Knob TrailBrasstown, Georgia
53. Fort Pulaski National MonumentSavannah, Georgia
54. Homestead TrailRed Top Mountain, Georgia
55. Brasstown BaldBlairsville Area, Georgia
56. Sea Creek FallsSuches, Georgia
57. Smithgall Woods State ParkHelen, Georgia
58. Panther Falls - RabunRabun, Georgia
59. Rock HawkEatenton, Georgia
60. Sandy Creek Park Lake TrailAthens, Georgia
61. Conasauga River TrailCisco, Georgia
62. Old Mill Covered Bridge ParkRoswell, Georgia
63. Talking Rock Nature TrailCarters Lake (Jasper/Elijay), Georgia
64. Vineyard Mountain Eagle Scout TrailCartersville, Georgia
65. High Falls Nature TrailJackson, Georgia
66. Mount YonahCleveland, Georgia
67. Cochran ShoalsMarietta, Georgia
68. North Bowmans IslandBuford, Georgia
69. The Silver Comet TrailCobb County, Georgia
70. Callaway Gardens (Georgia)Pine Mountain, Georgia
71. Jones Bridge ParkNorcross, Georgia
72. Slippery Rock TrailTallulah Falls, Georgia
73. Towaliga FallsJackson, Georgia
74. John Gilbert Nature TrailSt. Simon Island, Georgia
75. Lake Trail - Unicoi State ParkHelen, Georgia
76. Morgan Falls @ Overlook ParkSandy Springs, Georgia
77. Murphey Candler Nature TrailDunwoody, Georgia
78. Poteete Creek Nature TrailBlairsville, Georgia
79. Hidden Pond TrailChatsworth, Georgia
80. The Marble Mine TrailSummerville, Georgia
81. Johnson Ferry TrailMarietta, Georgia
82. Laurel Ridge Loop TrailHelen, Georgia
83. The Historic TrailJackson, Georgia
84. Noonday Creek Trail (Georgia)Woodstock, Georgia
85. Gopher Tortoise TrailAdel, Georgia
86. Lion's Eye Nature TrailHelen, Georgia
87. Squirrel's Nest TrailHelen, Georgia
88. Hamilton Gardens at Lake Chatuge (Georgia)Hiawassee, Georgia
89. Town To Creek Trail (Georgia)Woodstock, Georgia
90. Grant TrailLuLu, Georgia
91. Overland Nature TrailFlovilla, Georgia
92. The Lake Rim TrailSummerville, Georgia
93. Visitor Center Loop TrailHelen, Georgia
94. Wildflower TrailPine Mountain, Georgia
95. Leone Hall Price ParkKennesaw, Georgia
96. Appalachian Trail 002: Hightower Gap to Woody GapDahlonega, Georgia
97. Amicalola River TrailDawsonville, Georgia
98. Toccoa FallsToccoa, Georgia
99. Panther Creek FallsTurnersville, Georgia
100. Dockery Lake TrailDahlonega, Georgia