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Atlanta: Gahuti Backcountry Trail

This moderate 7.9-mile loop descends into lush tunnels of rhododendron, then rises to lofty views of endless forest in Fort Mountain State Park.

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To Trailhead

I-75 N to US 411 N to GA 52 E. In 7 mi., enter Fort Mountain State Park; pass park office to Old Fort section. Turn R at sign for Cool Spring Overlook; trail begins near gravel parking lot.

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