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Raven Cliffs Wilderness

Raven Cliffs Wilderness
IUCN category Ib (wilderness area)
Raven Cliffs Wilderness in the fall
Map showing the location of Raven Cliffs Wilderness
Location USA
Nearest city Cleveland, GA
Coordinates
Area 9,115 acres (3,689 ha)
Established 1986 (1986)
Governing body U.S. Forest Service

The Raven Cliffs Wilderness was designated in 1986 and currently consists of 9,115 acres (36.89 km2). The Wilderness is located within the borders of the United States Forest Service and is part of the National Wilderness Preservation System.[1]

Elevations in the Raven Cliffs Wilderness range from about 1,800 feet (550 m) on Boggs Creek to 3,846 feet (1,172 m) on Raven Cliff Falls and Raven Cliffs Scenic Area are also big attractions.

References

  1. ^ "Raven Cliffs Wilderness". Wilderness.net. Retrieved 17 June 2012. 
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