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Panther Creek Recreation Area

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Us 441, Chattahoochee National Forest, Tallulah Falls, GA 30572
+1 706-754-6221
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Beautifully designed trail with many creek crossings; lots of opportunities for professional and volunteer trail mainten

Fun way to spend a day with friends or family! Mostly easy hike, with some challenging parts on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Parks M
via mobile
better than staying home

not much elevation gain. there are some lumpish sections with up & down. might be slippery near the... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
OldMiquel
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Us 441, Chattahoochee National Forest, Tallulah Falls, GA 30572
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun way to spend a day with friends or family! Mostly easy hike, with some challenging parts on cliffs.

Thank Parks M
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

not much elevation gain. there are some lumpish sections with up & down. might be slippery near the falls at the end if recent rain.

Thank OldMiquel
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed the views of the trail more than the waterfall. Its about a 7mi hike, our watch said 8.5mi round trip. Took us about four hours. We aren’t hikers so we definitely weren’t prepared for what was to come. We kept seeing people turning...More

1  Thank Lpgreen
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

I went to Panther Creek Falls with a friend last week and the Falls were beautiful! Well worth the effort of the hike. For the most part, the 3.5 mile trail is pretty easy. It has a lot of ups and downs but overall isn't...More

3  Thank Maria R
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

From our experience there was only one tiny sign to this place and then once we were on Old 441 we still almost missed the small parking lot which isn't very big. And somewhere I had read that there were restrooms but we did not...More

1  Thank laurel w
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This trail is highly traveled especially on the weekends. Amazingly beautiful waterfall and it is definitely worth the hike.

1  Thank Allison C
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

It is a moderate 3.5 mile hike each way ( to the falls and back) I highly recommend to take camping gear with you and as soon as you find a great spot to camp (there is quite a few amazing spots next to the...More

1  Thank Timothy R
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We throughly enjoyed this hike! It was a hike not a walk. Rock out cropping, exposed roots, slippery slopes, single file with a bit of side by side. We did the 7 miles round trip with a short sandwich break at the falls in 4...More

2  Thank Donna D
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Trail is not easy to navigate, lots of exposed roots, rocks, step drop offs. I did pass a few children but if say don't bring little ones unless you want to be stressed... just my opinion. We didn't go all the way to the falls...More

1  Thank Paige W
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

We hiked the 7 mile round trip to Panther Creek Falls yesterday. The hike is fun with lots of up and down and small climbing places. If you have bad knees, you may not like it. Good for dogs but they will do a lot...More

2  Thank travelkat2570
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Kristan B
14 May 2018|
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Keath M
15 October 2017|
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Response from Timothy R | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure but there is no need for a map... It is only one trail that is clearly marked. 3.5 miles each way
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