Atlanta is not typically known for being great for outdoor activities; despite boasting great weather much of the year, most people know the city better for the nightlife and food scene. What often comes as a surprise for many long-time residents are the dizzying array of hiking options that are available to anyone with a car, or in some cases just a bus pass. Tons of different natural features can be found in Georgia, including high mountain tops, deep gorges, rolling river cascades, and everything in between.
Below is a list of 10 must-hike places in Georgia, and keep in mind there are likely many more trails to enjoy at each location. Get out and explore!