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Minnehaha Falls, Lakemont

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For Minnehaha Falls in Minnesota, see Minnehaha Falls Minnehaha Falls is a series of cascades located on Falls Creek in Rabun County, Georgia. The waterfalls descend about 100 feet over a stepped rock formation. The falls are near Lake Rabun, within the boundaries of the Chattooga River Ranger District of the Chattahoochee National Forest.The falls are named for Minnehaha, a fictional character in the epic poem The Song of Hiawatha.The falls can be reached by a short trail (0.4 miles) from Bear Gap Road called the Minnehaha Trail. The trail is maintained by the U.S. Forest Service.
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  • Easy hike to a beautiful secluded area great place for a picnic. If your looking for a little more of a work out there is a steep more strenuous trail leading from the bottom to the top of the falls. ...  more »
  • Very easy, short walk to the falls and it was a stunning view. The kids will be able to do this one with no trouble.  more »
  • The hike to the falls is pretty short and not too strenuous. There is a wooden sign at the start of the trail to point you in the right direction. The falls are beautiful and definitely worth the shor...  more »