Anna Ruby Falls
Anna Ruby Falls
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  • John P
    Bridgeview, Illinois133 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great place
    I was a long walk up a paved trail. Up is the key word for those with bad joints or weight issues. There were some benches to rest at. Beautiful scenery, beautiful river/falls. The top of the hike is worth it.
    Visited May 2023
    Written 22 May 2023
  • lindsaystongelmhc
    Altamonte Springs, Florida543 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    AMAZING place
    This place exceeded our expectations! It’s a short drive from Helen. The hike to the falls is a little steep in places but it’s paved and not long. There are several benches along the way to rest if needed. At the top there are some stairs to a platform to the best view. It was cool on the walk despite it being 84 degrees in downtown Helen during the day. The bugs were surprisingly not that bad being June but we brought bug spray just in case. There is a gift shop and bathrooms available. Bring quarters if you want fish food from the machine to feed the trout below. We will definitely come back and explore the rest of the park.
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 9 June 2023
  • Chimichungus
    Mountain Home, Arkansas24 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    GREAT MILD HIKE. -WORTH IT
    We are on our honeymoon and took the Find Outdoors Foxfire hike. We got to see the falls, the synchronized fireflies, and the foxfire (bioluminescent worms). The guides were great. The trip is paved. It gets steep on occasion, but I’m a big guy woth bad knees and I did it. They let you take your time. Strongly recommend.
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 28 June 2023
  • magnolia_80
    Cambridge, Massachusetts120 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Amazing Hike & Worth It
    Beautiful Hike and scenery. The walkway is paved and a pretty easy and short walk to the falls. It does get steep at one point, but take your time and enjoy the views. There several benches along the path and once you get to the final destination there are is a large deck overlooking the falls, along with a long bench. Lots of picture opportunities. It cost about $5 a person, a great bargain. Had fund.
    Visited June 2023
    Written 5 July 2023
  • journalmytrips
    Georgia688 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Twin falls are lovely
    It had been some years since our last visit to Anna Ruby Falls so we thought while we were in the area to make another visit. There is a $5 fee to enter the area unless you have a National Park Pass. There is adequate parking for all visitors and some spots are shaded. Before you begin the hike you may visit the gift shop and rest rooms. The hike is on a paved trail of .4 miles to the falls. Most of the way is well shaded. The first half is relatively flat but the second half has somewhat steep parts though there are areas where you can use a fence as a handrail. The falls are lovely. You may rest here awhile as there is adequate seating. Be sure to take plenty of photos.
    Visited August 2023
    Written 19 August 2023
  • Ospreygrad
    137 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Worth the hike
    Twin falls are beautiful and worth the hike. It’s all paved and the last half is basically all incline but all ages can make it. U just may have to take a break or go slower. Don’t forget to bring cash. It’s $5 per adult and check the schedule. When I was there they were closing I think at 3 or 4 pm. Double check so u have plenty of time to enjoy it.
    Visited August 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 25 August 2023
  • MarcMis96
    Arab, Alabama198 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Beautiful Waterfall But Be Prepared for the Walk
    My husband and I went to see the falls during a trip to Helen, Georgia. Full disclosure , I am not in the greatest shape. The path to the falls is fully paved. Be warned though it is mostly uphill and there are a few places that are pretty steep. I made it, but I did have to stop and catch my breath a couple of times. Make sure you wear good shoes with good traction . They do provide some nice benches to sit and rest on. The falls are beautiful and worth the walk. The gift shop is nice. If you have a national park annual pass, it will work for Anna Ruby Falls.
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 16 September 2023
  • Queen@3117
    4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Much Needed
    The hike was just enough for us. Beautiful clean trail. Responsible people. Felt safe. The incline was not bad for a person with a sedentary exercise regimen. Dog friendly. The waterfall and sound throughput priceless. Not Amicoloa Falls but same mind relief experience. It gave me what I went for.
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 24 September 2023
  • Michelle C
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Beautiful scenery
    Very easy hike, easy drive from downtown Helen. The views were beautiful, there was a wedding party there taking formal photos. What a spectacular backdrop to memorialize the bride and groom's special day!
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 6 October 2023
  • Jim B
    Waycross, Georgia11 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Love the falls
    This was a fun little hike to the Anna Ruby falls. The path was all paved and well kept. We really enjoyed the falls and the hike in and out of them. IF you go to Hel, you should definitely go to Anna Ruby Falls.
    Visited February 2024
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 6 February 2024
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Yea W
Houston, TX179 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Solo
Beautiful falls, costs $5 to enter and the GA pass doesn't work. The hike can be difficult at times but it's very doable. It opens at 9am and the gates close at 4pm. Definitely worth a visit if you're in that area
Written 1 May 2024
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Mainzer
DeLand, FL214 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Couples
We were visiting Helen Georgia and stumbled onto this beautiful water fall! You drive through a state park to get to the National Park. We visited on a Monday but it was also spring break for this area. It was packed with children. It’s about a 2 mile walk/ hike which ever you want to call it. Plan to spend at least 2 hours there seeing nature at its best. The trail is paved with some benches along the way to the water falls. It’s worth your time to see this natural treasures.
Written 18 April 2024
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s c
Petersburg, VA535 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Solo
This was the highlight of my time in the area. Georgia state park pass not accepted but I had America the Beautiful pass which was accepted. The path to the falls is paved. There are some steep sections but also benches along the way. Loved that the sound of running water is all along the way. Simply beautiful sight all the way. Not crowded the day I visited so didn't feel rushed. Take time to take it in. Thought gift shop good.
Written 11 April 2024
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Baker
Blakely, GA424 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Family
Beautiful tourist spot with wonderful views of the forest around it as well as the waterfalls at the peak of the hike. The hike is relatively short and is paved through its entire length so it is more friendly than similar hikes. The entire hike to the falls is uphill, so this may serve as an issue to certain patrons. It cost $5 per person to get inside the gate and park, free if your a veteran. There is a visitor center with free bathrooms available. The gift shop is nice. Cellular service is very spotty once inside the premises so plan accordingly. Definitely a spot worth visiting while in Helen, GA.
Written 3 April 2024
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agtho22
23 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Couples
Beautiful! Nice paved trail but very steep in places. Nice benches to stop along the way but more are needed. Make sure to take bottle of water. Definitely recommend!
Written 20 March 2024
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Brian D
Carthage, TN55 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Friends
Falls are very good. The walk up is very scenic. Easy walk up paved. With observation platforms to view falls. There is a small fee to enter the park
Written 4 March 2024
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Jim B
Waycross, GA11 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Couples
This was a fun little hike to the Anna Ruby falls. The path was all paved and well kept. We really enjoyed the falls and the hike in and out of them. IF you go to Hel, you should definitely go to Anna Ruby Falls.
Written 6 February 2024
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Joseph T
16 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Family
Easy paved hike. Little bit steeper than I expected but definitely manageable for even kids and small dogs.
Written 16 December 2023
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Karen M
Panacea, FL174 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Couples
Love going to Anna Ruby Falls. It is a nice walk up to the falls. Great to be outside and get some exercise. They have a wonderful gift shop and public bathrooms too.
Written 13 December 2023
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SPN21
Ringgold, GA627 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Couples
Lovely walk through the forest with several cascade overlooks and steep mountain walls where trees and rocks have fallen into the creek below. There is little or no access to anything off the paved trail. The narrow trail is 0.4+ miles and steep in places with no guard rails. Some published reviews suggest this is an 'easy' trail with gradual inclines, but do not be misled, there are spots where the trail, while paved, is not advised for people with disabilities and not feasible for wheel chairs. Parents with children in strollers will find this trail to be a workout. Some places require hikers to climb steps to reach the best viewpoints. Cost is $5 per person. Gift shop is sometimes closed during the week and bathrooms may close early. Falls are impressive and worth the effort for those prepared to make the climb.
Written 4 December 2023
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