National Scenic Byways and Other Recreational Drives


Ridge and Valley

This 47-mile route lies within the Armuchee Ranger District of the Chattahoochee National Forest.

Russell-Brasstown Scenic Byway

This 38-mile byway takes travelers from the picturesque hamlet of Helen through the Chattahoochee National Forest to Brasstown Bald, Georgia's highest mountain. Along the way, hunting and fishing enthusiasts will find sparkling streams alive with native wild trout, and photography buffs can spend countless hours at scenic overlooks and tumbling waterfalls, or watching for wildlife in quiet woodland coves.

Published: 28 Apr 2002 | Last Updated: 15 Sep 2010
Details mentioned in this article were accurate at the time of publication


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