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Gorgeous Falls!

$5 fee to access the park. Staff at the visitor's center was helpful as there are several ways to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Central Florida, Florida
Awesome trails

I wouldn’t call myself an outdoorsman or a trailblazer but I do love a challenge and I love being... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Vance, Alabama
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Home to more than 1,500 acres of mountainous terrain and the highest waterfall east of the Mississippi River.
240 Amicalola Falls State Park Rd, Dawsonville, GA 30534-1003
+1 706-265-4703
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

$5 fee to access the park. Staff at the visitor's center was helpful as there are several ways to view the falls depending on your physical limitations. There is a 2-mile round trip hike if you are up for it. There are also shorter ones...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wouldn’t call myself an outdoorsman or a trailblazer but I do love a challenge and I love being outdoors. So some coworkers and I decided to do the approach trail at Amicalola state park. It’s amazing! Very beautiful waterfall nice scenic trail and offered...More

Thank wattsup06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you climb the 600+ steps or just drive up to the top of the falls, this is a wonderful park with a neat visitor center, nice trails, great vistas, and a very beautiful lodge overlooking the hills of north Georgia. Park rangers offer activities,...More

Thank Norman_Luxury_Yacht
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the lodge has excellent mountain views and the hiking in area was nice It is a long way from any towns

Thank billreedred
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth visiting!! Beautiful waterfall. Several levels of hikes. You can also drive to parking lot at top of falls and very short walk. Hiking up is worth it but be prepared for steps. It’s a challenge -plenty of places you can stop and rest....More

1  Thank ephjsh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took our grandgirls they complained a little on the way up but was so glad they went for the beautiful view .a good glimpse of nature.

Thank bryancdrum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommend! There is a path with minimal walking that is awesome and gives you the most for your time. We took that route so we could fit in some other activities that day. You can stay the day there, have a picnic and just...More

Thank Tovaca
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This waterfall is beautiful. There is a trail from the bottom of the falls to the top. The trail is somewhat strenuous with a lot of steep steps. I am sure the trail would be well worth the effort for anyone in good shape. Fortunately...More

Thank Susie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family makes a stop here every fall for our annual picnic, apple picking and visit to Burt’s Pumpkin Farm. This is a wonderful state park with hiking to the highest waterfall east of the Mississippi. Burt’s Pumpkin Farm is just down the road and...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic park - beautiful waterfall, gorgeous hiking trails, quiet and relaxing and also very inexpensive. An easy day trip from Atlanta and also very easy to stay overnight at the lodge or camp. Wow!

Thank Todd B
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8 August 2018|
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Response from lleachman | Reviewed this property |
No pool or swimming at the lodge. They have a decent restaurant with bar in the lodge.
Haley J
13 July 2018|
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Response from Jessica N | Reviewed this property |
When you come into the park you can park at the bottom of the falls & hike up. You can't miss it, theres a fishing pond right where the trails begin.
26 April 2018|
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Response from Barb J | Reviewed this property |
Easy drive. All paved.