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Brasstown Bald Mountain, Blairsville

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A part of the famous Blue Ridge range of the Appalachian Mountains, claims the title of the tallest natural feature in Georgia. Rising to a height of 643 m (2,108 ft) and carpeted by dense forest, the mountain offers views of the surrounding peaks and valleys. Stop by the visitor center, accessible either by shuttle from the parking area or via a steep, 1 km (0.6 mi) long trail, to view exhibits on local history, flora, and fauna. On a clear day, you may be able to see the skyscrapers of Atlanta in the distance. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Blairsville holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Brasstown Bald Mountain and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • About a half mile, steep walk to the observation point but well worth it. Best views in Georgia are had from Brasstown Bald. It was chilly with about a 25 knot wind when I visited but that just added ...  more »
  • to see the majestic mountains of the Appalachian trail from the highest point in Georgia. On a clear day you can see 3-4 states around Georgia. Ride the bus or walk if you are healthy...Gift shop in t...  more »
  • We took the dogs on the half mile walk up and it was awesome. It is a steep walk so just be prepared but it is well worth the trip.  more »