For an image of a Brasstown Bald brochure, see the Digital Library of Georgia.
Brasstown Bald is Georgia’s highest elevation, rising 4784 feet above sea level. It is located in northeast Georgia partially in Towns County and partially in Union County and is part of the Blue Ridge Mountain chain of the Appalachian Mountain range. Brasstown Bald is located with the Chattahoochee National Forest. There is a Visitor Information Center atop Brasstown Bald - it can be reached by a steep hike along a one-half mile trail, or by a shuttle bus (fee based). The Visitor Information Center is open daily from Memorial Day through October and on weekends in the early spring and late fall, depending on the weather. Four states - Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina - are visible from Brasstown Bald.
Links with more information about Brasstown Bald:
Brasstown Bald Visitor Information Center from USDA Forest Service
Brasstown Bald Webcams from USDA Forest Service
Brasstown Bald from About North Georgia
Brasstown Bald from Roadside Georgia
Brasstown Bald Trail from Georgia Trails
Brasstown Bald and Brasstown Bald Wilderness from Sherpa Guides
Brasstown Bald Photos from The Luminous Landscape