Roughly halfway between Atlanta and Chattanooga,
take the exit for Resaca (highway 136) by exiting right of the
interstate and then turning left onto 136, crossing over I-75 in
Travel between 6 and 7 miles to an intersection
and turn right to stay on HWY 136.
Go 14 miles through the town of Villanow to a "T"
intersection and take a left, staying on HWY 136.
Go 1.3 miles and turn right, staying on HWY 136.
Go about 4 miles miles to HWY 27/136 to a traffic
light. Continue driving straight, and this will take you to
the town of Lafayette, Georgia (on Highway 27).
Turn Left onto HWY 27/193 and go a short distance
(several blocks), then look for HWY 193 on the right. Take
the right onto 193 (west/north). This will also be called
Go 2.7 miles on HWY 193/West Main to Chamberlain
Road and turn Left onto Chamberlain (There is a gas station on the
Go 3.3 miles on Chamberlain Rd until you see a
sign for Crockford-Pigeon Wildlife Area on the right.
Take this turn onto the gravel road. Follow this road almost two
miles up the mountain and through a series of switchbacks).
The road will flatten out at the top.
Continue driving, and when the road splits, take
the right turn onto Rocky Road. As you drive Rocky road, be
looking for campsites (large well-used pullouts on the side of the
road). These pullouts are legal camping sites (bring your
own water, and dispose of waste properly). Travel Rocky Road
for a little over a mile, and then . . .
Turn Left onto Rocktown Road (often a sign marks
the turn) and drive about .3 miles to the parking area. Trailhead
is @ the right corner of the parking lot, next to the information
kiosk. There is a flat trail leading 1 mile to the climbing area.
You are now at the trailhead for Rocktown, which is also a popular