The Big Great Outdoors!

So, feeling like a mountaineer? :-) Here in the mountains we have hiking, rafting, kayaking, paddle boarding, camping, fishing, sightseeing, and... Well, you get the picture! So, put your comfy clothes on and hit the trails. :-)

Amicalola Falls and State Park

Amicalola Falls and State Park

Amicalola Falls Amicalola Falls is a 729-foot waterfall on Amicalola Creek in Dawson County, Georgia, United States. It the highest waterfall in Georgia and is considered to be one of the Seven Natural Wonders of Georgia. The name "Amicalola" is derived from a Cherokee language word meaning "tumbling waters". The falls are the centerpiece of Amicalola Falls State Park.
Location: Dawson County, Georgia
Phone: 1-800-864-7275
Toll Free: 1-800-864-7275
Falls Branch Falls

Falls Branch Falls

The Benton MacKaye Trail rises from Stanley Creek Road to these beautiful falls with a viewing deck just a few feet from the trail. This relatively short hike to this tall, normally full falls offer a wide trail and easy-to-moderate leg-stretch, good preparation for a hike up Rocky Mountain or one of the other nearby trails.
Location: Blue Ridge, GA
Phone: Not a State Park
Marina at Lake Blue Ridge

Marina at Lake Blue Ridge

Welcome to Lake Blue Ridge Marina nestled in the foothills at the gateway to the Blue Ridge Mountains. This full service marina offers everything one needs to “get away from it all” and enjoy the vacation of a lifetime! At the marina you can rent a pontoon boat, launch your own craft, gas up at the gas dock, get your supplies for a great day on the lake at the store or just browse the showroom and pick out your favorite water craft for the experience of a life time.
Location: Blue Ridge, GA
Phone: 706-632-2618
Cartecay River Tubing

Cartecay River Tubing

Friendly and Helpful staff Fun Family atmosphere Safe and Proper equipment All safety gear included with rentals Life jackets to fit everyone including children SHUTTLE SERVICE Year Round with advanced notice PERFECT Place for EVENTS
Location: Ellijay, GA
Phone: 706-531-4746
Gold Mining - Crisson Gold Mine

Gold Mining - Crisson Gold Mine

Crisson Gold Mine is the home of the only working Stamp Mill in Georgia. Our mill is over 130 years old and can still be seen running on our Stamp Mill Tour. Mining Equipment. We offer a variety of products for more advanced miners, including: dredges, gold concentrates, gold separators and metal detectors. Shop online or in store!
Location: Dahlonega, GA
Phone: 706-864-6363
Carters Lake Marina

Carters Lake Marina

Carters Lake Marina & Resort is a full service marina in the North Georgia mountains offering covered docks up to 80 ft, ships store, seasonal restaurant, on water gas. Also cabin & boat rentals.
Location: Chatsworth, GA
Phone: 706 276 4891
Nottely Lake Marina

Nottely Lake Marina

Nottely is located in the beautiful north Georgia mountains with a quiet, laid back atmosphere. Locals and visitors alike enjoy fishing, swimming, and boating on nottely! A family owned & operated marina serving Lake Nottely for 28 years!
Location: Blairsville, GA
Phone: 706-745-3638
Zipline Canopy Tours

Zipline Canopy Tours

Zipline Canopy Tours of Blue Ridge is set on a 165 acres of beautiful North Georgia Mountain property, which is located about 15 minutes from the Adventure Park. We offer a one-hour tour, featuring a half of mile of cable with seven multiple ziplines ranging from 150 to 550 feet in length. Plus we offer a two-hour zipline tour that features one mile of cable with 13 multiple ziplines, ranging from 150 to 1,000-feet in length and ranging from 25 - 75 feet in height. These tours are guided.
Location: Blue Ridge, GA
Phone: 423-496-3388
Toll Free: 800-251-4800
Coosawattee Tubing Company

Coosawattee Tubing Company

Plan your fun-filled tubing excursion with the Coosawattee River Tubing Company, located at the intersection of Hwy. 382 and Eagle Mountain Drive (adjacent to the Eagle Mountain entrance of Coosawattee River Resort) in Ellijay, Georgia. We are just an hour north of Atlanta, and an hour south of Chattanooga in the exquisite North Georgia Mountains.
Location: Ellijay, GA
Phone: 706-635-1609
Rolling Thunder Tubing and Kayaking

Rolling Thunder Tubing and Kayaking

Inner Tubing, Canoeing, Kayaking. Ages 5+. Easy, Relaxing Float, Northwest Georgia. Rolling Thunder River Company has been entertaining families and thrill seekers. for 40 Plus Years. Join the ONE MILLION, and counting, who have. EXPERIENCED the most memorable river trips possible. Come explore the deep. valleys of Appalachia. and raft the most.
Location: McCaysville, GA
Toll Free: 800-408-7238
Benton McKaye Trail - BMT

Benton McKaye Trail - BMT

The Benton MacKaye Trail Association (BMTA) was organized in 1979 and incorporated in 1980 to build and maintain the BMT. Driving the effort was a desire to see opened for hiking Benton MacKaye`s chosen route for his Appalachian mountain trail.
Location: North Georgia Mountains
Phone: Refer to Webpage
Aska Trail System

Aska Trail System

Aska Trail System General Information : Trail Description: Trails range in length from 1.0 mile to 5.1 miles and range in difficulty from easy to strenuous. The system utilizes hand dug tread way and old logging roads. These trails include Long Branch 2.5-mile loop, Flat Creek 5-mile loop, Green Mountain Trail, and Stanley Gap Trail.
Location: Blue Ridge, GA
Phone: No Phone - Not Ranger Station
Appalachian Trail - AT in Georgia

Appalachian Trail - AT in Georgia

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy`s mission is to preserve and manage the Appalachian Trail - ensuring that its vast natural beauty and priceless cultural heritage can be shared and enjoyed today, tomorrow, and for centuries to come.
Location: North Georgia Mountains
Phone: Refer to Website
Fly Fishing in North Georgia

Fly Fishing in North Georgia

Cohutta Fishing Company. 490 East Main St, Blue Ridge, GA 706-946-3044. The Premier Full Service North Georgia Fly Shop. Swing by Blue Ridge, Georgia`s new fly shop and book a trip with us in-store, and if you`re in the Atlanta area, check out their location in Cartersville.
Location: Blue Ridge, GA
Toll Free: 888-792-3364