Cloudland Canyon Connector Trail

This trail, built on reclaimed mining property at the top of Lookout Mountain, connects the privately owned Lula Lake Land Trust with Georgia's spectacular Cloudland Canyon State Park.

horse crossing longbranch sm

The trail meanders up and down the ridges and creek gorges that cross-cut the mountain plateau.

8.7 miles of trail, on the Longbranch and Five Points Recreation Area sections, are currently open to equestrians.

Two trailheads, on Ascolon Rd. and Nick-a-jack Rd., can accommodate horse trailers.

$5 Georgia State Parks parking fee applies.

Downloadable Trail Maps

Related Activities
Mountain biking, day hiking, backpacking, camping, geocaching, hanggliding

Distance from Outdoor Chattanooga to Longbranch Trailhead
15 miles | 25 minutes

GPS Coordinates to Long Branch Trailhead
34.898168, -85.390892

Google Map to Long Branch Trailhead

Distance from Outdoor Chattanooga to Ascolon Rd. Trailhead
21 miles | 45 minutes

GPS Coordinates to Ascolon Rd. Trailhead
34.840013, -85.440014

Google Map to Ascolon Rd. Trailhead

Activity Type
Family, leisure, challenging, depending on trail conditions

Rest Rooms
Pit toilets at Long Branch and Ascolon Rd. trailheads

Dates | Hours
Dawn to Dusk

Contact Information
Cloudland Canyon State Park
122 Cloudland Canyon Park Rd.
Rising Fawn , GA 30738
(706) 657-4050

Cloudland Canyon State Park Website

Cloudland Canyon Connector Trail