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A-Z List of Outdoor Activities in North Georgia; Things to Do for the Outdoor Enthusiast; Carter`s Kaleidoscope View; Change in Altitude

 

Things to Do for the Outdoor Enthusiast

North Georgia is a gold mine for things to do in the great outdoors! From hiking to mountain biking and everything in between… there is something to do for everyone.

Apple Orchards

Exploring North Georgia doesn’t get much more than than seeing the best orchards in the area. Learn more about the best spots to go apple picking with our guide here.

Red Apple Barn  3379 Tails Creek Rd, Ellijay, GA 30540

Panorama Orchards 63 Talona Mountain Rd, Ellijay, GA 30536

R & A Orchards 5505 GA-52, Ellijay, GA 30536

B.J. Reece 9131 Georgia 52 East, Ellijay, GA 30536

Hillcrest Orchards 9696 Georgia 52 E., Ellijay, GA 30536

Little Ben Orchards  3379 Tails Creek Rd, Ellijay, GA 30540

Aaron Family Orchards   8350 GA-52, Ellijay, GA 30536

Hudson Apple House 8036 GA-52, Ellijay, GA 30536

Mack Aaron’s Apple House 2801 Lower Cartecay Rd, Ellijay, GA 30536

Penland’s Apple House   41 Talona Mountain Rd, Ellijay, GA 30540

Seller’s Apple House  255 Parks Dr, Ellijay, GA 30536

Mercier Orchards 8660 Blue Ridge Dr, Blue Ridge, GA 30513

Canoeing, Kayaking, Paddle Board

We have some of the most fun and adventurous kayaking rivers in all of Georgia in the Blue Ridge area! Explore these top spots to paddle and rent gear from local companies.

Cartecay River Experience 2400 GA-52, Ellijay, GA 30536

Cartecay Water Shed 1554 Lower Cartecay Rd, Ellijay, GA 30536

Blue Ridge Mountain Kayaking 56 N River Rd, Morganton, GA 30560

Lake Blue Ridge Outfitters 12166 Morganton Hwy, Morganton, GA 30560

Jon Ron Toccoa River Outfitters 15 Black Ankle Creek Rd, Cherry Log, GA 30522

Fishing Guides and Charter Services

Lake and Stream Guide Services (706) 669-4973

Reel ‘Em in Guide Services (706) 273-0764

Appalachian Field and Stream Guide Service (706) 889-1232

Blue Ridge Fly Fishing (423) 803-2733

Golf Courses

Whitepath Golf Club 1156 Shenendoa Dr, Ellijay, GA 30540

Hiking

Gilmer County Parks 1561 S Main St, Ellijay, GA 30540

Tumbling Waters Trail 34.651,-84.608, Ellijay, GA 30540

Bear Creek Trail  Bear Creek Camp Rd, Ellijay, GA 30540

Harrison Park 75 McCutchen St, Ellijay, GA 30540

North Georgia Mountain Outfitters 14244 GA-515 #1200, Ellijay, GA 30540

Fort Mountain State Park 181 Fort Mountain State Park Rd, Chatsworth, GA 30705

Southern Terminus of the Appalachian Trail Appalachian Approach Trail, Ellijay, GA 30536

Fall Branch Falls Stanley Creek Rd, Cherry Log, GA 30522

Emery Creek Trail Emery Creek Trail, Chatsworth, GA 30705

Amicalola Falls State Park 418 Amicalola Falls State Park Rd, Dawsonville, GA 30534

Horseback Riding

Appalachian Trail Rides 4100 Cutcane Rd, Mineral Bluff, GA 30559

Callihan’s Adventure Trail Rides  933 Cashes Valley Rd, Cherry Log, GA 30522

Blue Ridge Mountain Trail Rides at Hell’s Hollow 319 Hells Hollow Rd, Blue Ridge, GA 30513

Mountain Biking

Cartecay Bike Shop  123 N Main St, Ellijay, GA 30540

Mulberry Gap Mountain Bike Get-a-way 400 Mulberry Gap Rd, Ellijay, GA 30540

Bear Creek Trail Bear Creek Camp Rd, Ellijay, GA 30540

Fort Mountain State Park 181 Fort Mountain State Park Rd, Chatsworth, GA 30705

Whitewater Rafting

Rolling Thunder River Company 20 Hughes St, McCaysville, GA 30555

Vineyards

Ellijay River Vineyards 111 River Birch Lane, Ellijay, GA 30540

Cartecay Vineyards  5704 Clear Creek Rd, Ellijay, GA 30536

Engelheim Vineyards 127 Lakeview Rd, Ellijay, GA 30540

Chateau Meichtry 1862 Orchard Ln, Talking Rock, GA 30175

Fainting Goats Vineyards 201 Vineyard Way, Jasper, GA 30143

Sharp Mountain Vineyards 110 Rathgeb Trail, Jasper, GA 30143

Zip Lining

Zipline Canopy Tours of Blue Ridge 891 Old Cashes Valley Rd, Blue Ridge, GA 30513

Cherokee Valley Ranch 909 Upper Salem Church Rd, Jasper, GA 30143

Blue Ridge Canopy Adventure 319 Hells Hollow Rd, Blue Ridge, GA 30513

Blue Ridge Adventure Park 2087 E 1st St, Blue Ridge, GA 30513

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