Step Back In Time To The Gold Mining Era With This Hike Along Martin’s Mine Trail In Georgia

Tucked away in the Smithgall Woods Conservation Area in Helen is a picturesque hike that will take visitors to a different time. The Martin’s Mine Trail in Georgia is a 0.9-mile loop that offers up an interpretation of the gold mining that once took place in this area many years ago. Explore the beauty of Smithgall Woods as you see the place where gold was first discovered, as well as a few waterfalls for good measure.

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Address: Smithgall Woods State Park, 61 Tsalaki Trail, Helen, GA 30545, USA