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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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  • 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 »
  • Once you find the trail on the road it is a pretty easy hike to the falls. They are very pretty and a good place to take a picnic lunch. 
  • Had to follow explicit directions to find this place, but it was surely worth it. We were glad that we went during the week, as it would be difficult to get here & back with traffic in both directions...  more »