6 Reasons to Take a Break and Visit the Northeast Georgia Mountains

Northeast Georgia MountainsThe Northeast Georgia Mountains are a place that we here at Glen-Ella Springs are proud to call home.  We know all about the charms of the area, and we love sharing our recommendations for what to do and see with our guests. The Northeast Georgia Mountains are the perfect place to come and unwind, whether you have a week or a weekend to spend with us. Whether you enjoy packing in outdoor activities on your getaways or just taking it easy, then the Northeast Georgia Mountains should be your destination. There are numerous reasons that you should come to visit our region, but we narrowed it down to the six best reasons to take a break and visit the Northeast Georgia Mountains.

Outdoor Activities Galore

If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, then you’ll be right at home in the Northeast Georgia Mountains.  Whether you want to hike the famous Tallulah Gorge , explore the beautiful landscape by horseback,  fish, boat, or zip through the forest, an exciting adventure awaits you here.

A Wealth of Waterfalls

The Northeast Georgia Mountains and the waterways of the area provide visitors and locals alike with the beautiful natural wonder of waterfalls in several locations.  There are dozens of falls in the region, and the Cherokee are said to have called the area “land of 1,000 waterfalls.”

Georgia Wine Straight from the Vine

The Northeast Georgia Mountains are the perfect place to experience some fine Georgia Wine.  As part of Georgia Wine Country, our area is home to amazing vineyards and wineries that will surely help you find a new favorite vintage.

Quaint Downtown Clarkesville

If you’re looking to get away from a big city or suburbia, then coming to the Northeast Georgia Mountains will fulfill that need.  When you’re not enjoying the glory of the Appalachian Mountains, you can head to historic Downtown Clarkesville and find quaint streets lined with shops and picturesque scenes.

The Region’s Rich Heritage

Our area of Georgia is full of Appalachian heritage and traces can still be seen around the Northeast Georgia Mountains still today. The area’s pottery tradition is nationally renowned. A visit to the Folk Pottery of North Georgia is a fantastic way to explore this facet of our history.

Glen-Ella Springs

When you’re looking for reasons to take a break and visit the Northeast Georgia Mountains, then the top reason is definitely that it gives you a reason to stay at Glen-Ella Springs. Our Clarkesville, GA inn is the ideal place to call home-away-from home during your adventures.  Our rooms and suites are the perfect combination of rustic and elegant and will provide you with the utmost comfort between activities.  Of course, our property is also the perfect place to take it easy and “do nothing” with plenty of rocking chairs on the porches and grounds to take relaxing walks on.  And if it’s a warm day, you may want to lounge by the pool.  The choice is up to you!

And if you’re looking for a great place to eat, then our Clarkesville fine dining Restaurant will fit the bill. Look forward to innovative twists on favorite dishes made with the freshest possible ingredients. And you won’t even have to leave the property to visit! Of course, your stay comes with a delicious full breakfast, providing the perfect start for whatever kind of day you have planned. When you choose to stay at Glen-Ella Springs during your time in the Northeast Georgia Mountains, you’ll get the best experience possible. We can’t wait to see you soon!

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