Rock Creek Trail is suitable for 4-wheelers and ATVs only and has a width restriction of 50 inches. As of April 10th 20118 Rock Creek Trail is currently closed due to a mudslide on the county road leading to the trailhead. To check status go to the Foresty Service website.
Approximate hike length:4.7 miles.
Reached from GA 52 off the Tatum Lead ORV Trail, go 2.5 miles south of Tatum Lead Road and GA 52 (10 miles east of Chatsworth, .95 mile past Cohutta Lodge). Cross this 2.5 miles of private property in vehicle, and park on marked portion of trail. or take FS 3 past Peeples Lake. The trail is about .25 mile south of the low water bridge on Rock Creek.
For more information:
Some roads are closed depending on weather conditions, so it is recommended that one call the Cohutta Ranger District of the U.S. Forest Service at (706) 695-6737 in advance of a trip to check road conditions.