Franklin Map

Directions to FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA

110 ON THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL

From Atlanta: Follow I-85 North to I-985. Left on I-985 which becomes 23/365 North. 23/365 becomes 23/441 North. Follow to Franklin. Approximately 125 miles.


From Asheville, NC: Take I-40 West to Exit 27 (23 South/74 West). Follow to Exit 81 (U.S. 441/23 South). Approximately 65 miles.


From Greenville/Spartanburg, SC: Follow US 123 South to Westminster. Turn right onto US76 West toward Clayton, GA. Turn right at GA15/US441/US 76. Follow into Franklin, NC. Approximately 94 miles.

From Knoxville, TN: I-40 East to Exit 20 (Hwy 276 South). Stay on 276 until reaching 23/74 South. Follow to Exit 81 (U.S. 441/23 South). Approximately 130 miles.

Directions to RABUN COUNTY, GEORGIA – On the EASTERN CONTINENTAL DIVIDE

From Atlanta: Rabun County, Georgia is just 90 miles from Atlanta. Take I-85 North from Atlanta to I-985 (which turns into Highway 441 at Cornelia) north to Clayton, the county seat.

From Asheville, NC: Clayton Georgia is 90 miles from Asheville. Take I-40 East to Waynesville and take highway 23 South into Georgia. Rabun County is the first county as you enter Georgia.

From Greenville/Spartanburg, SC: Rabun County is 45 miles from A. Take I-85 South. At Anderson, SC, take Highway 76 West. Cross the Chattooga River to enter Rabun County, Georgia

From Athens, GA: Rabun County is 80.7 miles from Greenville. Take 441 North. Follow 441/23 into Rabun County.