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Beautiful falls and very little effort to walk to them

This would be a great destination to visit with someone who likes the outdoors but might not be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
135jbb
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Georgia
Easy hike

Minnehaha Falls are fairly easy to hike to. Beautiful and tucked away a little, so you can enjoy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mary W
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All reviews short hike easy hike gap road beautiful waterfall worth the effort hidden treasure on the rocks worth the trip great place for a picnic miles roundtrip trail head parking area rushing water parking is limited ne georgia half mile no trouble
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This would be a great destination to visit with someone who likes the outdoors but might not be able to walk too far. There are a few stairs and a brief uphill, but the trail is very short, less than a quarter mile each way....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Minnehaha Falls are fairly easy to hike to. Beautiful and tucked away a little, so you can enjoy the view unobstructed.

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a beautiful falls and a must see if your in the area. Off of Low Gap Road about 2/10 of a mile, after the bridge, bearing left where the road forks onto Bear Gap Road. Travel 1.7 miles on Bear Gap Road...More

Thank k24butler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice- our favorite- Short walk to falls through woods ( 1/4 mile on path ). You can swim at base of this falls or climb the falls.

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you love waterfalls but don’t really want to hike 5+ miles to get to one, this one is perfect! Less than a mile, easy hike but beautiful waterfall!

1  Thank CristyEricGreeson
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We recently relocated to this area of NE Georgia. We were drawn to the area because of all the sites and features. One can’t miss attraction is Minnehaha Falls. Beautiful and relaxing, less than a mile away from the parking lot. Bring a lunch and...More

Thank RMDMarshall
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

The roughest part of the 5 minute hike is the steps. The falls are amazing!! We were able to play in the bottom of the falls and our 1 yr old loved it!

Thank crysaskew2018
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

It’s so close to the airport and such a nice place to go after a flight to ground and connect to nature. It’s quiet with a lot of walking trails. If you have some time and like to walk around in nature (in the middle...More

1  Thank Mringler
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The short walk is not too steep so many people can take the trail to these falls. The scenery is beautiful and not too public.

Thank seacowgirl
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Only sought this place out after the awesome trip advisor reviews and I’m so, so glad we did! We accidentally took the long way there and spent roughly 25 minutes on a gravel road (crossing streams in my sports car haha). It was what I...More

Thank Jordan D
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Ginnifur
October 2, 2018|
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Response from Debbie C | Reviewed this property |
It’s not huge. If you can walk the trail you could do it. The problem is the rocks covered in water are super slick. As a nurse I wouldn’t recommend it to anyone. The water is swift. If you slip and hit your head it could be... More
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Amanda I
September 3, 2018|
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Response from Debbie C | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t pay for parking or the trail but we went on a weekday. Not sure if weekends are different. There are literally only 5 parking spots.
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Heather H
July 20, 2018|
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Response from AtlantaDonna | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it would be great for that! It's a beautiful hike and the falls are amazing. Your dog would love it!
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