Minnehaha Trail

Trail leading to the beautiful Minnehaha Falls


Near Lake Rabun is Minnehaha Trail which leads to the to Minnehaha Falls, it is consistently ranked as one of the prettiest waterfalls in Georgia.

The waterfall from Fall Creek cascades 60 feet down in a stair stepped fashion ending in a picturesque cove with mountain laurel and thickets of rhododendron.

The .4 mile hike to the falls starts steep, but soon levels out until the end near the falls where it's steep for a short distance.

Directions: Google Directions


State: Georgia
County: Rabun
Latitude: 34.7529983521
Longitude: -83.4824981689
Length: 0.4 miles
Difficulty: 4
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User: John Glisson Title: Beautiful Falls! Rating:
5 of 5
Date: Sun Jun-03-2012
Trip Type: Day Hike
Minnehaha Trail Report:

My wife and I stayed at Glen Ella Springs B&B for our 10th anniversary. The head to Minnehaha Trail is right around the corner from the inn. It’s a really easy hike to the base of the falls, and well worth it!

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