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