Panorama from Siler Bald in Macon County

Image Taken February 20, 2009 Showing the Major Peaks in Clay County


Siler Bald, at 5,216 feet, offers a great view of the major peaks in Clay County as well as peaks in nearby Georgia and NC counties. It is on the Appalachian Trail about a four mile hike from the AT crossing on U.S. 64 at Winding Stair Gap between Franklin and Hayesville.


Chunky Gal, Potrock Bald and Tusquittee Bald in Clay County are marked, as are a few other peaks.


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Panoramic View from Siler Bald

You can see 2 counties in Georgia (Towns and Union) and 4 in North Carolina (Clay, Cherokee, Graham and Macon). You may also be able to see parts of Rabun County and White County in GA. And you can't see any buildings anywhere!!!

Topo map of the hike from Winding Stair Gap to Siler Bald





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