Slaughter Mountain facts for kids
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Slaughter Mountain, viewed from Lake Winfield Scott
|Elevation||4,338 ft (1,322 m)|
|Location||Union County, Georgia, U.S.|
|Parent range||Blue Ridge Mountains|
|Topo map||USGS Neels Gap|
|Easiest route||Coosa Backcountry Trail, Duncan Ridge Trail|
Slaughter Mountain, with an elevation of 4,338 ft (1,322 m), is the ninth-highest peak in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is located in Union County, Georgia and is the second-highest mountain in Union County. Its nearest neighbor is Blood Mountain, the highest peak in Union County and fifth-highest in Georgia.
Slaughter Mountain was named in commemoration of a bloody battle between the Cherokee and Creek Indians.
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