706-982-3252

a new breed of hiker destination

7675 US Hwy 76 E, Hiawassee, GA 30546

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About Us

The Top of Georgia Hostel and Hiking Center ("TOG") is a new breed of Appalachian Trail hiker destination ! We are not only a hostel - but also a place where successful thru-hikers serve and educate budding thru-hikers and thoroughly prepare them for a life changing adventure !

We Appeal To Both Hikers And Bicyclists Alike !

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1/2 MILE WALK west FROM APPALACHIAN TRAIL

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"10 GOLDEN RULES" FOR HIKING THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL

(Fun & Informative seminars)

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PET FRIENDLY "WOLFDEN"

​SEPERATE 8 BED 4 DOGBED SUITE!

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GEORGIA ​GEAR DELIVERY

(WHERE you need it & WHEN you need it)

Top Of Georgia Outfitters

A Few Glances ...

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Testimonials


  • "Wonderful place with people I cherish. Excellent place to get in off the trail or begin a new experience. Kid friendly and the coolest hiker box anywhere !"



    "Wonderful place with people I cherish. Excellent place to get in off the trail or begin a new experience. Kid friendly and the coolest hiker box anywhere !"


    Steve Venable

  • "Absolutely fantastic ! Bob & his team provide a most wonderfully accommodating respite from the trail and / or a great way to slack pack through 16-miles of Georgia's most arduous AT section. DON'T MISS this gem of a place! Thank you TOG...refreshed, resupplied, and rested ! See you again soon I hope ! " - Wedge



    "Absolutely fantastic ! Bob & his team provide a most wonderfully accommodating respite from the trail and / or a great way to slack pack through 16-miles of Georgia's most arduous AT section. DON'T MISS this gem of a place! Thank you TOG...refreshed, resupplied, and rested ! See you again soon I hope ! " - Wedge


    Michael Wegman

  • "Pretty awesome place to stay the night. Great to stay away from the cold."



    "Pretty awesome place to stay the night. Great to stay away from the cold."


    Rafael Alvarez

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Top of Georgia Hostel and Hiking Center

7675 Rose Haven,

Hiawassee, GA 30546

Phone. 706-982-3252

Email. bob@topofgeorgiahostel.com

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