Tumbling Waters Nature Trail

Type: Nature Trail
Length: 1.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: Near Carters, off Hwy. 282 along S shore of Carters Lake at the Ridgeway Public Use Area.
State(s): Georgia
Latitude: 34.61071
: -84.66573

Located in Ridgeway Public Use area at Carters lake. From Ellijay, GA continue West on Hwy 282 for 7.5 miles to Ridgeway Park Sign. Turn Left onto dirt road for 2 miles. Continue another 1.7 miles on p[paved road to get to trailhead, at boat ramp parking.


leads through a secluded valley- moist steep sided gorge with lush mountain vegetation. There are two viewing platforms located above a sheer cliff with great views of Trail Creek cascading into Carters Lake.

Additional Details

Width: 42 inches.
Primary Surface: Not Available
Secondary Surface: None
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Elevation Gain (cumulative): Not Available

Year Designated:

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Luann Lackey
Site Manager
US Army Corp. of Engineers
Carters Lake
P.O. Box 96
Oakman , GA 30732 -96
(706) 334-2248



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