Friday North Georgia Waterfalls
This is a moderate paced, scenic drive incorporating scenic, twisty mountain highways and includes short hikes to 3 of North Georgia’s most beautiful waterfalls. We’ll begin with a stop at Anna Ruby Falls (admission $3 per person) for a 0.4 mile moderate hike to view the spectacular twin falls. We’ll then drive to Dahlonega for our lunch stop at Bratzeit, a German restaurant. From there it’s a short drive to Camp Glisson and a short 0.25 mile hike to view Cane Creek Falls. From there we’ll drive to DeSoto Falls ($3 per car). It’s about 0.25 mile moderate hike to view the Lower Falls. From there we’ll drive back through Young Harris and conclude with a short visit to Hamilton Gardens in Hiawassee (free) with more than 400 varieties of rhododendron.
The total duration is about 7-1/2 hours, including lunch, and includes about 3 hours of driving time, covering about 109 miles.