Nottely Tailwater Trail
Distance: 1 mile
Coordinates: 34.959275 -84.023751
Nice easy grade either up or down depending on which end you start at. The creek talks to you just about the whole length of the trail, which ends in a picnic area besides Nottely River. This trail is located on the Nottely Dam Reservation about nine miles north of Blairsville, Ga.
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