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Arkaquah Trail

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


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5.4

Miles

8.7

KM

Point to Point

4,350' 1,326 m

High

2,242' 683 m

Low

2,747' 837 m

Up

640' 195 m

Down

12%

Avg Grade (7°)

32%

Max Grade (18°)

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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, hike up the paved trail to the Brasstown summit from the parking area.

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Michael Arambula

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Arkaquah Trail Guide  (NO WATER)
Apr 10, 2018 near Blairsv…, GA

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