Distance: 6 mile RT
Elevation gain: 1,780'
Trailhead: From Atlanta, take route 19 North to GA 180 eastward to the 180 spur. The trail crosses GA 180 at Jack's Gap, near the 180 spur.
Hiked with Rich. This trail runs parallel to the access road to Brasstown Bald. There are switchbacks up the hill toward the parking lot.
|The monument in the distance.|
|The trail spills you out on the upper right corner of the parking lot.|
|The tower of the structure. Parts of the building were closed.|
It was a gray day so we took in the view for a minute and headed back down toward the parking lot to hop back on the trail.