Hide away from the crazy world in our private cabins and do nothing at all or enjoy an abundance of recreational activities. Just 15 minutes away is the town of Blue Ridge. You will fall in love with this town full of personality and charm. You`ll meet small town friendly folks who want to share with you the natural beauty of the area they live and love. Enjoy many excellent restaurants offering everything from country buffets to steaks and freshly-caught trout. Several large grocery stores will meet all your cabin cooking needs. Hunt for treasures in the many antique and craft stores peppering downtown Blue Ridge. Hear the Church bells ring at noon in this quaint town where worship services welcome visiting guests.
Nearby Lake Blue Ridge, a pristine lake with over 100 miles of shoreline, has a swimming beach, picnic area and hiking trails. Fish for blue gill, crappie, pike, small mouth bass, striped bass and more. At the marina, you can rent a pontoon boat, fishing boat or jet ski. Lake Nottely is also close by. It has excellent fishing, a swimming beach and canoe & boat rentals at the full service Nottely Marina, 706-745-3638. Then there is the natural beauty of the mountains. Bike or hike the Appalachian Trail, Benton MacKay Trail, Rich Mountain, the Cohutta Wilderness and the other trails in the area, some with alluring, beautiful waterfalls. More than half our County is National Forest Service land, which says it all. Explore the menu to find links to some of the Blue Ridge Mountains` greatest attractions!
Taylar & Stephen`s Favorite Dining Picks
No restaurants pay to be listed here. We just like to share the favorites we frequent. So come discover delicious dining options in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Add in local breweries and wineries and you`ve summoned the collective spirits for everyone in an historic small town setting.
Enjoy Hiking, Fishing, Festivals in the Beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains.
Get to know the best of Blue Ridge on these best picks for hiking. A hiker`s paradise, Blue Ridge offers several trail options, including short trails suitable for beginning hikers.
The crystal clear aquamarine waters of Lake Blue Ridge make it one of Georgia`s most picturesque mountain lakes.
Renew your spirit on a day hiking to local waterfalls or horseback riding on forested trails in the Chattahoochee National Forest. Discover the thrill of an Ocoee River whitewater rafting adventure, ride on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway or treetop canopy adventure. Rent a pontoon boat, kayak or SUP on beautiful Lake Blue Ridge.
Today, growing numbers of visitors are coming to historic Blue Ridge and McCaysville to shop in our specialty shops, boutiques and galleries for fine furnishings, art, antiques and unique crafted items. Blue Ridge has been named one of the Top Ten Towns for Craft Lovers in the country.
Spend your trip to North Georgia in complete pampering luxury. Choose from one of our favorite spectacular spas.
Enjoy some of our favorite waterfalls! Hike to beautiful, cascading, spilling falls.
Come explore the deep valleys of Appalachia and raft the Ocoee and Toccoa Rapids and more.