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  • <div class='slider_caption'>		 <h1>Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers start here</h1> 			<a class='slider-readmore' href='http://hikerhostel.com/lodging/thru-hiker-special/'>Read More</a>
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  • <div class='slider_caption'>		 <h1>Hikers, Cyclists, Groups, Photographers, Bird Watchers...there's plenty to do!</h1> 			<a class='slider-readmore' href='http://hikerhostel.com/activities/'>Read More</a>
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Georgia's Outdoor Destination.

Hiker Hostel caters to cyclists, mountain bikers, hikers, "Eco-Tourists", and anyone who wants to get away to the Northern Mountains of Georgia. Private rooms, Bunks, and Container Cabins are available.

More Information on Hiker Hostel

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Stay with us

Reserve with us today for your next get away...even if it lasts 6 months. Cycle, hike, "slackpack," or just unwind.

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About us

Hiker Hostel was started by Josh & Leigh Saint after their successful Thru-Hike in 2000. Learn more about them & Hiker Hostel

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Blog

Check out our blog posts to see what is happening at the Hiker Hostel!

The latest news from Hiker Hostel

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A Wilderness (Medicine) Experience

NOLS WFR course 2014 Dahlonega, Ga
Almost 8 months ago, when I moved to Dahlonega and began working at the Hiker Hostel, Josh and Leigh gave me my first “assignment”. Characteristically straight to the point, Josh …

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What do we call these things!?!

Small living, container home, sleeping unit…
What do we call the Hostel’s new sleeping units?  Should they be referred to as Tiny Homes, Container Cabins, Shipping Container Dwellings? What about Ecopods or Small Space Living Units? …

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Hiker Hostel’s website gets a new look

Welcome to Hiker Hostel!
Hiker Hostel officially opened in 2004.  And since the opening day we’ve been online.  Many of our guests found us through our old website.  But after a decade things change.  Smartphones are …

Guest Reviews

  • This Hostel is the BEST! Thank you for everything@! Love, Angela and Will

  • What a great find! We love it! Lisa & Dan Brave

  • Had a fabulous visit, we'll be back! Shawn & Clyde

  • What a special place! Loved our "container", can't wait to come back! Happy Trails. Conan & Backwards. GA-ME