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Benton McKaye Trail

( 2 ) Benton MacKaye Trail from Hwy. 60 across Toonowee Mountain to the Toccoa River suspension bridge and return on FS 816 for a round trip of about 6.5 miles.

( 3 ) Benton MacKaye Trail from Hwy. 60 across Toonowee Mountain to the suspension bridge and return for 6 to 7 miles round trip. Elevation change 800 ft.

( 3 ) Benton MacKaye Trail from Highway 60 across Licklog Mountain to Skeenah Gap. A 5.6 mile

hike with 1,800 foot elevation change in first 3.2 miles. Short shuttle required.

( 3 ) Benton MacKaye Trail from Wilscot Gap to Shallowford Bridge for 7.5 miles. Trail ascends steeply at first, then ascends and descends moderately over several mountains before ending at Toccoa River

( 3 ) Benton Mackaye Trail from Hwy. 60 at Wilscot Gap to Skeenah Gap. This 5.3 mile section is

constantly going up and down. Many of these short grades are steep.

( 3 ) Benton MacKaye Trail from Bushy Head Gap, west of Blue Ridge, in and out for 7.6 miles.

A moderate hike with 1,000 ft. elevation change..

( 3 ) Benton MacKaye and Jacks River Trails in the Cohutta Wilderness. 8 mile moderate hike through forest of hemlocks and rhododendrons. Lunch by the river.