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Intermediate
 4.2 (6)

A very accessible trail that will bring you to the little grand canyon of the Southeast.


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Map Key

5.0

Miles

8.1

KM

Point to Point

626' 191 m

High

361' 110 m

Low

370' 113 m

Up

543' 165 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Spring · Views · Wildlife

By permit only

Description

This is a rocky and rooty trail with a fair amount of elevation change.

Contacts

Land Manager: Georgia State Parks

Shared By:

Josh Fix

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  4.2 from 6 votes

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#173

in Georgia

#10,431

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Providence Canyon State Park in southwest Georgia (2)
Mar 9, 2020 near Lumpkin, GA

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Feb 26, 2022
Randy Farber
hiked 3.7 miles in, camped at BC#1 and hiked out 7.2mi
Mar 12, 2019
Daniel Maguire
Nov 23, 2018
Pam Addleton
Enjoy the rim & canyon (5) trails. Good day hiking with playground & restrooms. Closed for renovation beginning 11-26-2018. 10mi — 3h 00m
Jun 30, 2018
Ryan McCabe
5.4mi — 4h 30m