is nestled in the foothills of the
North Georgia Mountains
between the towns of
Jasper in Pickens County.
Happily, the third smallest town in
the state of Georgia,
Talking Rock has not
changed much since itís beginning in 1883,
when the train was the lifeline of
Talking Rock's history is rich
with stories about the Trail of Tears,
and the Great Depression.
The origination of our town's name is unclear
are many interesting stories regarding its derivation.
individuals believe that it's from the noise
of the water
rolling over the rocks in our beautiful creek,
while other like the story of folks
sitting for a spell
on a rock to have a talk with a
believe that the name originated with the local Indians.
origination, it's an unforgettable name
Come by for a visit!
P. O. Box 893
Talking Rock, Georgia 30175