12 Great Things to Do in the Georgia Mountains

Explore the Beauty and Find Things to Do in Georgia Mountains

From a historic backwater to a major destination for those looking for some peace and quiet and the best in outdoor activities, North Georgia is now the place to be. There are so many things to do in the mountains of North Georgia. If outdoor adventure piques your interest, there are numerous hiking trails and waterfalls to be explored. Some of the best trout fishing streams and most challenging golf courses in the South are only minutes away. Tallulah Falls and Black Rock Mountain State Parks are within 30 minutes of the Inn and offer some of the area’s most beautiful vistas. You could see part of the Chattahoochee National Forest on horseback or take a white-water rafting trip down the famed Chattooga River. Art, pottery, and antiques are also abundant in the mountains. Small communities such as Clayton, Clarkesville, and Sautee are filled with galleries and shops offering large selections of “one of a kind” pieces. Visit local wineries along the Georgia Wine Highway and discover why Georgia is becoming one of the nation’s most popular wine regions. Whatever your interests, we are always happy to assist you in planning a day trip and finding things to do in North Georgia.


Click below to see just a few great opportunities to really experience our beautiful area. For a more detailed description, you can always download our free Vacation Guide to the area!

What a delightful weekend here at Glen-Ella Springs! …what a lovely day we had yesterday – Minnehaha Falls was just spectacular and the Gorge was beautiful. We loved watching the kayakers.”