This trail starts at Cooper Creek Scenic Area parking lot, goes west across Tom Jones Branch to the ridgetop and returns. It traverses a variety of bird habitats with a 200 foot-elevation gain.
Specific Hiking and Trail Information for the "Eyes On Wildlife" Trail
Length of Trail: 2 miles or less
Trailhead Directions: Take GA 60 north from Dahlonega for 26 miles and turn right on Forest Service Road 4 for 6 miles. Or take GA 60 south from Morganton 16 miles and turn left on Forest Service Road 4 for 6 miles. Turn on Forest Service Road 236 for 0.5 mile. Trail begins across from Cooper Creek Scenic Area parking lot.
For more information on this hike
National Forest: Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests
Local Office: Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests
6050 Appalachian Highway
Blue Ridge, GA, 30513
Eyes On Wildlife Trail