Perfect for People Who Love Art, Good Food & the Great Outdoors!
Not all quiet mountain towns are tucked into unreachable corners of the map. Three beautiful locations sit ripe for exploration only 90 miles north of Atlanta: Blue Ridge, Morganton and McCaysville — all located in Fannin County.
As one of the rare regions where each season is as beautiful and pleasant as the next, make your way into the Blue Ridge foothills and begin making what will inevitably become family-favorite memories.
By train or car, catch the rustic sightseeing of mountain and forest, roll through cozy downtowns, and take in the best parts of every season. Take your local-grown wine or sweet tea to a snug mountain cabin porch and enjoy endless views of the sun setting over the hazy Blue Ridge mountains.
Pick your time and place, the results will be always be positive. Spring and fall offer changing colors and a focus on traditional North Georgia events like trout fishing, nature hiking and sightseeing. And while wintertime provides opportunity for peaceful pastimes and nights spent in front of the fireplace, summer offers visitors the best in outdoor activities and water sports.
And no matter the season, there’s plenty of shopping and dining, with shops and restaurants that will meet everyone’s approval.
It’s time to renew your spirit on a day hike to local waterfalls … or a horseback ride on forested trails in the Chattahoochee National Forest. Discover the thrill of whitewater rafting on the famous Ocoee River. Take a ride on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway. Rent a boat, kayak or SUP to explore beautiful Lake Blue Ridge. Take the family to pick strawberries, blueberries, peaches or apples. Dip a line in a clear mountain stream or river in the Trout Fishing Capital of Georgia. Play a round of...