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/Commission 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. Touch for map. The marker is at the end of the walking trail leading from the parking lot to the Visitor's Center at the summit of Brasstown Bald. This trail is also known as the Old Wagon Trail. A van also takes visitors to and from the summit for a fee. Marker is in this post office area: Hiawassee GA 30546, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Track Rock Gap (approx. 3.8 miles away); Trackrock Gap (was approx. 4.1 miles away but has been reported missing. ); a different marker also named Brasstown Bald (was approx. 4.1 miles away but has been reported missing. ); 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); Blood Mountain (approx. 11.4 miles away). 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.)
Categories. • 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 1,303 times since then and 3 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.