Rabun Bald

Driving distance/direction from downtown:

To access the Beegum Gap trailhead: Follow Hwy. 106 south 7.8 miles to Scaly Mountain. Turn left onto Hale Ridge Road, the paved road between the post office and tubing slope. After 2.1 miles, Hale Ridge Road forks left. Follow the paved road on the right for 1.2 miles to Kelsey Mountain Road. Turn left and travel approximately 0.25 miles and park.

To access the Bartram Trail route: Follow Hwy. 106 south 7.8 miles to Scaly Mountain. Turn left onto Hale Ridge Road, the paved road between the post office and tubing slope. The trailhead is 1.1 miles down Hale Ridge Road on the right.

Hiking distance: 3.2 to 8.4 miles round trip

Description: There are multiple trails leading to the peak of Rabun Bald, which at an elevation of 4,696 feet is Georgia