The walk along this trail to Benton Falls is well worth the effort. This trail also serves as a bicycle trail that joins the Clemmer Mountain Bike Trail. Benton Falls is 65 feet tall and is a wonderful sight to see.
Steepness: Much of the grail has grades of 20% or steeper. Length: Trails are usually more than 8 miles, but short, steep trails may be included. Surface: Trail is most likely rocky, with uneven footing. May include many stream crossings.
1/2 to 1 hr
Spring to Fall
The Chilhowee Recreation area offers camping, fishing, picnicking and swimming. There are also many hiking and biking trails that are located nearby. Contact the Ocoee/Hiwassee Ranger District for more information.
Site Information: Trail Number 131. Benton Falls Trail is blazed in blue.
Site Amenities: Parking available. This trail starts at Chilhowee Recreation Area. Picnic tables and bathrooms are available.
Safety: Watch out for poison ivy and snakes. Do not climb on the falls!!
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