Atlanta Trails

There are plenty of hiking trails in Atlanta if you know where to look. Metro Georgia is home to many well maintained parks for hiking, fishing, and biking year-round. Our local Atlanta trail scout keeps you up to date on the best hiking trails in Atlanta, plus news and events throughout the year. 

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Atlanta's Top 5 Dayhikes

The best local trails, as selected by BACKPACKER Local scout Stan Gentry.

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Meet Stan Gentry, Backpacker's Atlanta Trail Scout

The writer, actor, and B&B owner dishes on his favorite trails—and the best place in town to refuel after hiking them.

Trip Listings: Day Hike