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Amicalola Falls State Park

240 Amicalola Falls State Park Road, Dawsonville, Georgia 30534 USA

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“Named Tumbling Waters by the Cherokees!”

Home to more than 1,500 acres of mountainous terrain and the highest waterfall east of the Mississippi River.

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Reviewed by
FLArmyWife

  • 1 Review
  • 2 Helpful
September 24, 2014
Rated 4.0

On our way to NC we decided to make a detour to Amicalola Fall. We are so glad that we did. The waterfall is amazing just as it shows in the picture. Lots of hiking possibilities and lots of picnic areas. We will definitely stop by again.

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Reviewed by
Beverly

  • 10 Reviews
  • 0 Helpful
May 14, 2020

The view from the top is amazing, we go here a couple times a year its in our backyard. Great place to hike the falls with your family or If you cant hike there is a side road you can drive to the top.

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Reviewed by
Dlasty

  • 12 Reviews
  • 1 Helpful
July 24, 2019
Rated 5.0

Very beautiful and worth the stop! Wear comfortable shoes, lots of walking up hill.

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Lesli Peterson

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  • 18 Helpful
June 10, 2018

Be sure to check the calendar before heading out to Amicalola Falls to see what Ranger programs are available during your visit. We attended a ranger talk once, featuring several owls. It was informative and fun, and the kids loved it. They also have programs on hiking, snakes, and more.

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Reviewed by
nicantschaw

  • 9 Reviews
  • 0 Helpful
July 08, 2017
Rated 5.0

Not only did we get to see the breathtaking falls, but we also did archery. They have a small course for you to go through where you aim for 3-D target animals. They explain everything ahead of time in case you've never done it. You need a reservation, and you can inquire in the visitor's station. As far as the falls, walking down to at least one platform is worth it! If you think you can make the stairs, do it! You will be glad you did.

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Michele and Kevin

  • 21 Reviews
  • 6 Helpful
May 17, 2016

The falls are breathtaking! There are staircases that allow you to view the falls from top to bottom and everywhere in between. Along with the water fall there are beautiful hiking trails. Visiting this fall is an amazing experience, you will meet people from all over the country hiking the Appalachian trail.

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Amicalola Falls State Park

240 Amicalola Falls State Park Road
Dawsonville, Georgia
30534 USA

Hours

Closed Now
  • Sun - Sat: 7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
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State park or forest
  • Laundry
  • Showers
  • Fifty Amp
  • Dump Station
  • Reservations
  • Water Hookup
  • Potable Water
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Takes
  • Lunch
  • Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Waitstaff
Check In
4 PM
Check Out
11 AM
Rooms Count
57
  • Tour Desk
  • All Day Front Desk
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