Located on the western edge of Lookout Mountain, Cloudland Canyon is one of the largest and most scenic parks in the state. Home to thousand-foot deep canyons, sandstone cliffs, wild caves, waterfalls like Hemlock Falls, cascading creeks, dense woodland, and abundant wildlife, the park offers ample outdoor recreation.
Rediscover nature’s role through the ages by exploring Cloudland Canyon State Park’s water-carved canyons and caves surrounded by the breathtaking views and rugged geology of the Cumberland Plateau.
Hiking and mountain biking trails abound. The most popular hiking paths include the short Overlook Trail, strenuous Waterfalls Trail, and moderate West Rim Loop Trail. Mountain biking is available at the newly developed Five Points Recreation Area and along the Cloudland Connector Trail. The park also offers disc golf, a fishing pond, trails for horseback riding, picnicking, and overlooks. Guests seeking an overnight experience can choose from fully-equipped and comfortable cottages, quirky yurts, or several different types of camping and backpacking options.
Address: 122 Cloudland Canyon Park Rd, Rising Fawn, Georgia 30738
Coordinates: 34.837440, -85.474030