Georgia Trail Running
Looking for Trails to Run in Georgia?
Look no further. Below are detailed trail reports for many of Georgia’s best spots for trail running and hiking.
Like it smooth and easy? We have trails for that.
Like it rugged and tough? We have trails for that, too.
Whatever you’re looking for in trail running, Georgia can deliver.
photo: atop Blood Mountain looking out over the North Georgia Mountains
Georgia Appalachian Trail Sections
The Georgia portion of the AT has some of the most rugged and beautiful sections for trail runners who like rooty, rocky and technical. This are “must-do” trail running, and not to be missed if you live in Southeast, or come to visit.
photo: Blood Mountain views from the big rock next to the famous AT shelter
Popular Georgia Trails for Trail Running
The trails below are favorites amongst the trail running community.
- Kennesaw Mountain
- Sweetwater Creek State Park
- Jones Bridge Park
- Simpsonwood Retreat
- Fort Yargo
Trail Running Groups
Join any of the following Georgia trail running clubs for group runs, races, and special events.
- GUTS – Georgia Ultrarunning and Trail Running Society
- DCRR – Douglas County Rogue Runners
- Atlanta area trail map – Google map of trails around metro Atlanta and North Georgia