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Minnehaha Falls, Lakemont

Categories: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
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4.8/5 based on 75 reviews on the web
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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  • A waitress told us we had to give this waterfall a look and we took her advice. It was the right choice! The drive to the trailhead is truly a treat in itself. The curvy drive around Lake Rabun with u...  read more »
  • Loved these falls....road to get here is pretty but long and windy....easy trail and very worth the short walk. 
  • Take Low Gap road to Bear Gap road for about a mile and a half, park on the left, set of steps to your right. Take steps to easy 1/4 mile trail, loved the falls with lots of flat rock for sitting and ...  read more »
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