2.1 miles
827 ft
-827 ft
2,551 ft
High Point

Great hike to the top of Amicalola Falls and follow the AT Approach Trail back to the visitor center.

Detailed Description
Amicalola Falls Loop is a 2 mile less popular intermediate route located near Amicalola Falls State Park Georgia. This hike only route. This route includes 2 trails. This route climbs 827 ft with a max elevation of 2,551 ft then descends -827 ft.
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Trails in Route

East Ridge Trail5,262 ft
Creek Trail2,536 ft


More Stats for Amicalola Falls Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -2 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,797 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,799 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,798 ft
  • Grade
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  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    4,508 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,148 ft


  1. Walk east on East Ridge Trail.
  2. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  3. Walk west on A.T. Side Trails: Amicalola Falls State Park Approach Trail Side Trail.
  4. Continue for 300 meters.
  5. Make a sharp left to stay on A.T. Side Trails: Amicalola Falls State Park Approach Trail Side Trail.
  6. Continue for 500 meters.
  7. Keep right to take Creek Trail.
  8. Continue for 500 meters.
  9. Turn left to stay on Creek Trail.
  10. Continue for 400 meters.
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

East Ridge Trail
Jan 18, 2024 @ 8:38am
Jan 18, 2024
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