The hiking trails of Fannin County include some of the most legendary in the United States, including the Appalachian Trail and the Benton MacKaye Trail. The famous Appalachian Trail begins here, the Benton MacKaye winds throughout the county and the Aska Trails Area is great for novices and experts alike. Find detailed instructions in our Hiking Access Points Map & Guide and Hiking The Benton MacKaye Trail Access Points. A great place to start hiking adventures is the Aska Trails Area. Check out a free trail guide here.