Trails in the Stone Mountain State Park Trailhead Area

Here is a list of all trails in the Stone Mountain State Park Trailhead area.

Each trail has its own printable page with all the information and links, including (where available):

  • directions to the starting point
  • difficulty
  • length
  • elevation change
  • a map
  • photos from along the way, and
  • a detailed description and trail directions.

For general information about the Stone Mountain State Park trailhead, see the Stone Mountain State Park Trailhead page.

Need to find trails by another method? Go back to Trails.

Black Jack Ridge Trail

  • From Cedar Rock and Wolf Rock trails, this trail follows an old road through heavily wooded areas.
  • 1.5mi, ,

Cedar Rock Trail

  • Accessible from both Stone Mountain Loop and Wolf Rock trails, this trail leads to Cedar Rock, a large granite outcrop with views to the south/southeast and an excellent view of Stone Mountain.
  • 1.0mi, ,

Middle Falls/Lower Falls Trail

  • Accessible from Stone Mountain Loop Trail, this trail leads hikers a half mile along Big Sandy Creek to Middle Falls and then extends to Lower Falls. The trail dead-ends at Lower Falls.
  • 1.0mi, ,

Stone Mountain Connector Trail

  • An easy path linking the picnic area to the Stone Mountain Loop. Crosses the creek on a footbridge.
  • 0.75mi, ,

Stone Mountain Loop Trail

More Difficult
  • Starting at the Upper Trailhead parking lot, directly across from the campground road, this trail takes you across the summit of Stone Mountain and down again, past the park's Hutchinson Homestead, and then to 200-foot Stone Mountain Falls. Hikers...
  • 4.5mi, Hilly, Moderately Rough

Widow's Creek Trail

More Difficult
  • From the backpack parking area, the trail reaches Window's Creek a few yards a few yards upstream of Widow's Creek Falls, one of the prettiest in the park. (To reach the falls, take the trail at the parking spot just northeast of this trailhead). It...
  • 2.5mi, , Moderately Rough

Widow's Creek Falls Trail

  • Short path leading to the base of Widow's Creek Falls.
  • 0.1mi, Climbs Gently, Few Obstacles

Wolf Rock Trail

  • This trail is accessible via the Stone Mountain Loop Trail or the Cedar Rock Trail and provides views of the Blue Ridge Mountain escarpment. The ridges dividing three watersheds (Garden Creek, Widow's Creek and Bullhead Creek) can also be seen from...
  • 1.5mi, ,

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