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Bear Creek Trail

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 4.8 (6)
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Map Key

5.9

Miles

9.5

KM

Point to Point

2,446' 746 m

High

1,760' 537 m

Low

840' 256 m

Up

675' 206 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

15%

Max Grade (9°)

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  4.8 from 6 votes

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Cardinal flower along Bear Creek Trail.
Aug 25, 2019 near Cherry Log, GA
Mid-creek pause in Bear Creek to enjoy the cascade
Oct 28, 2018 near Ellijay, GA
Upper Bear Creek.
Aug 25, 2019 near Cherry Log, GA
Views along the trail
Aug 27, 2017 near Ellijay, GA

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Dec 19, 2021
Dave Shelles
Easy trail to follow and just enough of a challenge to stay interesting. Wear your waterproof boots because you do cross the creek a few times. — 2h 30m
Oct 6, 2017
Jason Rose
Couple of trees still down in the Back Country on the loop but Forestry was out cutting and removing trees at the top of the ridge. 10.5mi
Aug 26, 2017
Jason Rose
Took the kids to the Gennett Poplar and then strolled through to the top of the ridge and back. Beautiful cool weather, and wonderful views around eve 4.5mi