- 338 Jane Hurt Yarn Dr, Tallulah Falls, GA 30573, USA
- (800) 864-7275
One of the most spectacular canyons in the eastern U.S., Tallulah Gorge is two miles long and nearly 1,000 feet deep. Visitors can hike rim trails to several overlooks, or they can obtain a free permit (limit 100 per day) to hike down to the gorge floor. A suspension bridge sways 80 feet above the rocky bottom, providing spectacular views of the river and waterfalls. Exhibits in the park’s Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center highlight the rich history of this Victorian resort town, as well as the rugged terrain and fragile ecosystem of the area. Additionally, an award-winning film takes viewers on a dramatic journey through the gorge.
Permits are required for all people accessing the gorge floor or rock climbing/rappelling. Permits are not transferable. The only approved trails for entering or leaving the gorge floor are the Sliding Rock and the Hurricane Falls (staircase) trails. Trails entering or exiting the gorge, as well as those on the gorge floor, are very strenuous. Visitors with health problems should not attempt to climb these trails. CHILDREN MUST BE CLOSELY SUPERVISED AT ALL TIMES. Weather and water flow conditions can restrict gorge floor access. Permits limited to 100 per day.
During deer hunting season (Sept. 11 – Jan. 1) Stoneplace Trail permits will not be issued until after 10 a.m. and hikers/bikers are encouraged to wear reflective orange.
Phone: (800) 864-7275
Other Phone: (706) 754-7970
- swimming pool
- lp gas
- modem connection
- sewer hookups
- other swimming
- cable tv
- dump station
- recreation hall
- group area
- phone hookups
Located on U.S. Hwy. 441 within the city limits of Tallulah Falls, Ga.
NEW PET RULES: For pet and visitor safety, pets are no longer allowed on the gorge floor or on any trail accessing the gorge. Leashed pets are still allowed on rim trails.
Wednesday 09/28/2016 0%
Partly cloudy skies. High around 85F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday 09/29/2016 10%
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High 78F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday 09/30/2016 10%
Mainly sunny. High near 75F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday 10/01/2016 10%
Sunny. High 79F. Winds light and variable.
Sunday 10/02/2016 0%
Mainly sunny. High 82F. Winds light and variable.
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