High Shoals Trail

A hike to a series of waterfalls


The trail leads to High Shoals Creek, following it as it cascades down a series of five waterfalls. There are two side-paths that lead to observation decks overlooking the two larger falls. Just past these is a much bigger waterfall: High Shoals Falls.

The drive to the head of the trail may be impassable at certain times with anything but a four-wheel-drive vehicle.

Directions: Google Directions


State: Georgia
County: Towns
Latitude: 34.8130989075
Longitude: -83.7277984619
Length: 1.2 miles
Difficulty: 5
( 5.0 out of 5) based on 1 reviews
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User: Chanda DeFoor Title: Short Hike with Nice Payoff Rating:
1 of 5
Date: Sun Jun-24-2012
Trip Type: Day Hike
High Shoals Trail Report:

We hiked this trail in the late fall on a Saturday, and it was quite crowded. There is some parking at the trailhead, but it fills quickly. Naturally, the trail descends to the falls, therefore uphill on the way out. I would rate it easy to moderate for that reason. The woods were pretty, and the falls were beautiful. It was quite a payoff for a short hike.

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