Near Blairsville in Towns County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Highest Point in Georgia ~ 4,784 ft.
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 139-5.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society marker series.
Location. 34° 52.45′ N, 83° 48.69′ W. Marker is near Blairsville, Georgia, in Towns County. Marker can be reached from Georgia Route 180 Spur half a mile north of Brasstown Bald Vistor's Center Parking Log. The marker is at the end of the walking trail leading from the parking lot to the Visitor's Center Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hiawassee GA 30546, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Track Rock Gap (approx. 3.8 miles away); a different marker also named Brasstown Bald (approx. 5˝ miles away); Towns County (approx. 5.9 miles away); Union County (approx. 8.3 miles away); Byron Herbert Reece (approx. 8˝ miles away); Hogpen Gap (approx. 10.4 miles away); Blood Mountain (approx. 11.4 miles away); In Memory Our War Dead (approx. 11.9 miles away in North Carolina). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blairsville.
Also see . . . Brasstown Bald. Further information on Brasstown Bald. (Submitted on July 6, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Landmarks • Native Americans • Natural Features • Notable Places
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,443 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on July 6, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 5, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.