Near Ellijay in Gilmer County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
National Scenic Trail
Chattahoochee National Forest
Erected 1993 by US Forest Service, Appalachian Trail Conservancy.
Location. 34° 37.473′ N, 84° 12.775′ W. Marker is near Ellijay, Georgia, in Gilmer County. Marker can be reached from Route FS42. Touch for map. Southern Terminus of Appalachian Trail footpath, which stretches over 2000 miles to Maine. 0.9 miles from parking lot accessed via Forest Service Road 42 (high clearance vehicle recommended). Marker is in this post office area: Ellijay GA 30536, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Appalachian Trail (approx. 5.1 miles away); Ebenezer Baptist Church (approx. 8½ miles away); Oakland Academy (approx. 9.9 miles away); Cartecay Methodist Church (approx. 10.2 miles away); Homesite of Joseph Emerson Brown (approx. 11.8 miles away); The Station (approx. 14½ miles away); Auraria (approx. 15 miles away); Dawson County (approx. 15.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ellijay.
Categories. • 20th Century •
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