Blue Ridge's premiere Aerial Adventure Park is an obstacle challenge course designed by a leading company in the industry, Historic Banning Mills. The aerial challenge course features suspended bridges, tight ropes, climbing walls, ziplines, and other fun obstacles for every age and ability.
Blue Ridge Community Theater (BRCT) is a community theater group located in downtown Blue Ridge, Georgia that has produced over 50 Main Stage Theater productions. Currently, BRCT Main Stage creates quality theater with 7 productions and more than 80 performances annually along with an active Sunny D Children's Theater and Live Music is Better Concert Series.
Our local Kiwanis rodeo has traditionally been one of the top small town rodeos throughout the southeast. The event draws approximately 2500 people per night. The annual Kiwanis Rodeo is ALWAYS held on the third FULL weekend of August and is open on both Friday and Saturday nights (rain or shine!).
Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association and the Art Center's mission is to provide opportunities in the realm of art for the individual and the community. We are devoted to bringing new exhibits, new events, quality arts education and new programs to our community through arts and culture. We endeavor to provide a haven for artists to flourish.
Come experience the fall season at Burt's farm in the secluded North Georgia Mountains where the only thing more beautiful than the fall foliage is the sea of orange created by thousands of Burt's pumpkins. Located in Dawsonville, Georgia.
Come take the two hour tour of scenic Lake Blue Ridge. We have some breathtaking views, especially during the Autumn leaf season. There is a good chance to see wildlife around the shores. They offer Laid back fishin' trips, as well as private charter for the "serious angler."
Nestled deep in the heart of the North Georgia mountains, approximately 75 miles north of Atlanta, is Chattahoochee Forest National Fish Hatchery. This hatchery is administered by the U.S. Department of the Interior, Fish & Wildlife Service. Surrounded by the 749,444 acre Chattahoochee National Forest, the hatchery occupies a 44.8 acre tract of land straddling Mill Creek and Rock Creek, which are tributaries of the Toccoa River.
Learn how to tie flies, improve your cast by taking in some casting demonstrations, enjoy some educational exhibits and then catch plenty of trout at Rock Creek near the hatchery. The fish hatchery raises over 1 million rainbow trout to stock the local North Georgia Mountain streams, creeks and rivers.
Blue Ridge is located the "Trout Capital of Georgia" and local fishing experiences satisfy anglers of all skill levels.. Fly fishermen love our North Georgia Mountains, where lakes, streams and rivers brim with trophy trout. Many of our 500+ miles of mountain water provide technical challenges for experienced fishermen. Stocked rivers offer a more leisurely fishing experience. Kids can master the art of fishing in stocked ponds before progressing to North Georgia rivers and lakes. The cool, deep waters of Lake Blue Ridge are home to bass, bluegill, trout and walleye, a fish usually found only in the Great Lakes. With multiple Escape to Blue Ridge cabins near lakes or rivers, fisherman can spend more time on the water.
Looking for hiking trails less than two hours from Atlanta? On Blue Ridge Georgia hiking trails you can find yourself surrounded by woods, mountain streams and waterfalls. With 300+ miles of trails, Blue Ridge, is hiker heaven! Many Escape to Blue Ridge cabins are a short walk to hiking trails, too. Hiking trails in Blue Ridge, GA can be as ambitious as the Appalachian Trail or closer to town on the Aska Adventure Trails. For a true backcountry experience, explore the Benton MacKaye Trail which travels into more remote areas of Fannin County.
Full day summer youth art camp. Incredible team of artists will teach your children how to draw, paint, sculpt with clay and get creative with their art. Outside of class, campers will participate in daily activites like yoga, storytelling to keep them engaged all day.
Full service marina on Lake Blue Ridge . You can rent a pontoon boat, luanch your own craft, gas up at the dock, get your supplies at the store, purchase your water craft and enjoy the Boat Dock Bar & Grill.
The Lilly Pad Village, located in the heart of the Aska Adventure Area, (just eight miles out of Blue Ridge, GA. in the heart of Aska) is designed around a beautiful mountain setting with picturesque views and sounds of nature. We offer Gem Mining, Fishing, Miniature Golf, fun gifts, friendly staff, beautiful property, kids and pet friendly environment, picnic tables and a fun destination.
Mercier Orchards is the North Georgia Mountains number one apple orchard featuring apples, fresh mountain grown fruits, award winning fried pies and apple cider, country breakfasts, home cooked pies, you-pick family events all on a family owned farm since 1943.
Nottely Marina provides equipment rentals, dock slips, rescue towing, supplies, and more. Lake Nottely is located in beautiful Blairsville Ga in the North Georgia Mountains. Nottely river was dammed in 1942 to form the TVA managed reservoir which stretches approximately 20 miles. Nearly 70% of Nottely's shoreline is National Forest.
Ocoee Adventure Center makes your vacation plans easy by offering a wide variety of adventure packages for days of fun. Whether you are interested in rafting, lake kayaking, mountain biking, or whitewater kayak instruction, it’s all based out of the outpost easily found on HWY 64. Thousands of customers have returned to the cozy cabin to experience adventures year after year.
Old Toccoa Farm is a semi-private course where public play is welcomed. Open six days a week (closed on Tuesday’s) with public tee times available from 8:15 am – 4:30 pm. Enjoy a round of golf on the pristine new nine holes course amongst the massive bunkers and hardwoods of Old Toccoa Farm, which is situated on the beautiful lower Toccoa River. Lessons can be scheduled with one of our two PGA Professionals.
Casual jam sessions for acoustic musicians are held under the trees and pavilions along the Toccoa River. Pickin’ in the Park at Horseshoe Bend Park is every Thursday, 6:00 PM to dusk, May through September. Free Admission. Wheelchair accessible. Bring the family and a blanket or chair! .
A two and one half mile round trip ride by railroad motor car traveling through the Iron Bridge over the beautiful Toccoa River, then returning over the bridge to the Historic Mineral Bluff Depot. Model railroad display, food vendors and more.
Located atop Lookout Mountain, Georgia, Rock City is one of Chattanooga's premier attractions. Rock City is a true marvel of nature featuring massive ancient rock formations, gardens with over 400 native plant species, and breathtaking "See 7 States" panoramic views.
Bring the kids to ride the holiday train and see Santa, Mrs. Santa and the elves. The children will enjoy listening to the Christmas stories and sing carols as they the scenic mountain train ride in the North Georgia Mountains
Chattooga River White Water Rafting; there’s nothing like it. Your destination, the river called the Crown Jewel of the Southeast, is not dammed and remains the only river East of the Mississippi that hosts commercial rafting while bearing the national designation of a Wild and Scenic River. With spectacular falls and an abundance of wildlife, the Chattooga is one of the top destinations for adventurers and thrill seekers. We have three kinds of trips: Whitewater Rafting, Canoeing, Kayaking.
Located in the heart of the North Georgia Mountains in Union County, Southern Tree Plantation is an active plantation growing thousands of Christmas trees. The Plantation is loaded with fun activities and things to do during our Christmas seasons. We are open to the general public during this time, beginning Thanksgiving day.
One of the most spectacular canyons in the eastern U.S., Tallulah Gorge is two miles long and nearly 1,000 feet deep. Visitors can hike rim trails to several overlooks, or they can obtain a permit to hike to the gorge floor (100 per day, not available during water releases). A suspension bridge sways 80 feet above the rocky bottom, providing spectacular views of the river and waterfalls. Tightrope walkers have twice crossed the gorge, and visitors can still see towers used by Karl Wallenda. A paved path follows an on old railroad bed, perfect for strollers and bicycles, while mountain bikers can test their skills on a challenging 10 mile trail.
You know you always wanted to drive a tank and crushing some cars would be a bonus. Tank Town USA is your ultimate heavy equipment playground right here in Blue Ridge, Georgia. You can reserve your spot starting at $50 and their team of instructors will put you in the driver's seat!
If you like fudge then Three Sisters Fudge is a must on your next visit to Blue Ridge, Georgia. Three Sisters Fudge is run by a Fannin county local who named her business as a collective namesake for her three daughters. Tons of homemade fudge options are behind the large glass display cases so come hungry and enjoy some North Georgia mountain hospitality!
Toccoa River Adventures in McCaysville, GA offers tubing rentals, canoeing, kayaking, funyaks and rafting and many more water sports rentals to enjoy on the Toccoa River. Plus they have a boat store to buy, sell and trade canoes, drift boats, rafts and kayaks. Make sure you ask them about their group rate specials!
Toccoa Valley Campground is nestled in the heart of the North Georgia mountains, located on the bank of the beautiful Toccoa River in Blue Ridge, GA. Come stay with us to rest and relax in a simpler time. We offer camping, camp sites for tents and full R.V. hook-ups, tubing, rafting, or just a quiet day lounging by the river.
Young Harris Water Sports takes pride in having the most simple, yet effective motto around: best prices, best watercraft, and best service, guaranteed! For over twelve years, they've been offering top quality jet skis, ski boats, wakeboard boats, and fun at prices that are unmatched. They also provide you with delivery and unparalleled service from their trained staff that are water sports enthusiasts as well, trained at making your experience on the water the most exciting and memorable around.
Enjoy an exhilarating zipline canopy tour during your Blue Ridge mountain vacation. ZipLine Canopy Tours goal is to be the most adventurous course in the USA. Many great reviews about the zipline course, which typically last 2.5 to 3 hours and include 13 zips, 12 canopy decks, 3 sky bridges, 2 towers, nearly 1,100 feet of zips and ACCT certified tour guides. Come enjoy the mountain setting from a non-typical vantage point just 5 miles from downtown Blue Ridge, GA.