Hikingsouth Hike of the Week

Bartram Trail - Warwoman Dell to Martin Creek Falls

November 10, 2015

Today's hike was on the Bartram Trail in Rabun Co. GA from Warwoman Dell to Martin Creek Falls.

HIKERS - Mike Bell, Karen Brown, Greta Driggers, Jim Driggers, Bill Hunt, Mike Jones, Dick Metzgar, Trushna Nadig, Jeanne O'Connor, Tony Presley and Vic Robson.

TRAIL INFORMATION - A beautiful section of the Bartram Trail featuring two very nice waterfalls. The trail is well maintained and has rolling terrain.

Hike difficulty - moderate with several manageable inclines.

Directions: Take Highway 884 East (Warwoman Road) from Clayton, GA for 5 miles or so and look for the Warwoman Dell sign on the right and turn right and park in the first parking area. Walk a short distance up the road and you will see the trail leading to the right. Follow the yellow trail markers.

Another great day for a hike! Sunny and cool warm with temperatures ranging from 55 to 64 degrees F. Hiking distance - 4.2 miles.

BIRDS IDENTIFIED: White-breasted Nuthatch, Carolina Chickadee, Tufted Titmouse, Carolina Wren.

Scroll down for photos and video.


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Parking at Warwoman Dell
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Climbing the hill from the picnic area up to Warwoman Road.
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Bartram Trail Historic Marker at Warwoman Road.
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Beautiful Becky Branch Falls.
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Continuing up the Bartram Trail to Martin Creek.
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Marker at the gravel road about 0.7 miles out.
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We arrive at Martin Creek with a very strong flow due to recent days of rain.
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The trail was flooded in a couple of spots but we able to get around the edge.
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Continuing up the trail toward Martin Creek Falls.
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The observation deck at the falls.
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Beautiful Martin Creek Falls!
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There are still some spots of Fall color.
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Lunchtime on the Bartram Trail.
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The OFHC gang for today's hike. (l-r) Tony Presley, Mike Jones & "Barney", Gail Smith & "Angus", Dick Metzgar, Mike Bell, Jim Driggers, Greta Driggers, Bill Hunt, Trushna Nadig, Karen Brown, Jeanne O'Connor and Vic Robson.

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Bartram Trail - Martin Creek Falls 11-10-15


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