Northeast Georgia Mountains / Dahlonega

DeSoto Falls and Desoto Falls Recretaional Area

US 129/19 N
Dahlonega, GA 30533


There are five beautiful waterfalls along the 3-mile section of the DeSoto Falls Trail located in the 650-acre recreation area. Hikers can access three of the falls, designated as the lower, middle, and upper DeSoto Falls. The lower falls cascade 20 feet, whit the middle and the most scenic falls drop 80 feet. Water at the upper falls surges down a ganite rock incline for almost 200 feet and may be viewed from the flat, granite formation which overlooks the falls.

Info & Amenities

  • Facility Amenities

    Free Parking