Kingwood Country Club & Resort
Travel Blogs from Clayton
morning, we had one last breakfast at Hofer’s and then finished packing
our stuff up. After checking out of the hotel, we started making our
way home, but not before stopping for one more waterfall hike. Near
Clarkesville, we stopped at the Panther Creek Recreation Area of
Chattahoochee National Forest. Although the sky was cloudy, there was
little rain. From the parking area, we crossed the street and then ...
... cascades are
angled, giving the waterfall a “crooked” look to it. When we were done
at this waterfall, we hiked upstream along the Chattahoochee River a
short ways to Upper Chattahoochee Falls. This is a 20 or so foot
waterfall through a narrow sluice. Here at the headwaters, the mighty
Chattahoochee River is only a couple feet wide. We could only see the
waterfall from the trail, ...
... different angles. From the big rock to the right of the
falls, a rainbow was visible in the spray. We stayed here for some time
and then headed back. On our way back to Helen, we stopped at Hawg
Wild in Clarkesville for barbeque. There is another Hawg Wild in Pisgah
Forest, NC that we visit often when in the area. We had seen the place
driving in and thought that they were the same restaurant. It turns
out that ...
... Culvert Branch Falls
almost immediately and got a few pictures and then crossed the stream
and continued up. The hike up to Upper Double Culvert Branch Falls was a
bit more tricky. There was almost no trail to follow and the banks of
the creek were very steep. We made it as far as we could and got some
pictures of the upper waterfall. This was a pretty cool waterfall with
two distinct streams of water plunging over the cliff face. ...
... to put it out with their water bottles...lmbo....it was too damn funny ya'll! The fire dude came over and talked to us for a bit.....he also checked the fire extinguisher, because someone attempted to put out the couch fire, but couldn't figure out how to pull the pin ......because it was still full when fire fighter guy checked it. So that hopefully ends the activities for tonight....I'm heading to relaxe now, great night to ...