Jacks River Falls


Located in the Cohutta Wilderness Area on the Jacks River, this beautiful waterfall is the most visited site in the Cohutta and is reached by a 3.5-mile trail through rugged wilderness. It is highly recommended to get the USFS map of the Cohutta Wilderness and carry the ten essentials for the shortest hike, approach from the northwest access point.

Start in Ellijay and drive Hwy 52 west to Chatsworth. From Chatsworth, go north on US 411 for 13 miles to Cisco. Turn right on Old Hwy. 2. Continue on this road 10 miles for FS 62 on the right. Turn right on FS 62 and go 4.4 miles to the Beech Bottom Trailhead. Hiking experience recommended.