Shuttles

Top of Georgia Hostel and Hiking Center 

OFFERS FULL SERVICE SHUTTLING

  • FREE SHUTTLES TO & FROM Top of Georgia to / from both UNICOI GAP (Northbound AT mile 52.6) and DICKS CREEK GAP (Northbound AT mile 69.3) for our paid RESERVED guests.  Pickups are "On -Demand" (you call us for pick-up from the gap). Earliest pick-ups at 8:30am & latest at 6pm. RETURN TRIPS leave Top of Georgia at 8am and 9am daily for Dicks Creek Gap and 8am to Unicoi. 
  • FREE SHUTTLES to / from the town of Hiawassee, GA - DAILY for our paid guests (the day that you check in).  These "town shuttles" leave Top of Georgia at 1pm and 4pm daily and pick-up in town  (and return to Top of Georgia) daily at 1:20, 4:20 and 6:20 at a designated spot.
  • SHUTTLES FOR A FEE - for BOTH guests and non-guests -  ranging as far south as the MARTA "North Springs" Station tram (that goes to/from Atlanta Airport) - to as far north as the Nantahala Outdoors Center. (But NOT between Feb. 15 and May 15).

NOTE: TOP OF GEORGIA HOSTEL & HIKING CENTER IS ONLY A 1/2 MILE EASY, DOWN HILL ROAD WALK WEST FROM WHERE THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL INTERSECTS US HWY 76 (DICKS CREEK GAP) .  A LARGE CLEARLY MARKED ROAD SIGN POINTS IN OUR DIRECTION. THE WALK TAKES ABOUT 10 MINUTES AND YOU GO STRAIGHT UP OUR DRIVEWAY / NO SIDE STREET.  BUT - if you'd like a shuttle - PLEASE stop hiking when you first hear traffic and try to call us BEFORE you reach Dicks Creek Gap. (MOST CELLPHONE SERVICES DO NOT HAVE RECEPTION FROM DICKS CREEK GAP.) 

(ASK ABOUT OUR GREAT SLACKPACKING PROGRAM)

PLEASE CALL FOR A QUOTE 706-982-3252

If we cannot do the shuttle we will gladly provide you with other options.

our location

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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