Highlights from North Georgia

Community Spotlight on Clayton & Rabun County

Rabun County is unlimited with natural beauty and abundant wildlife for your perfect mountain getaway. Just a short distance from Atlanta, Asheville, Greenville, or Chattanooga makes it popular with vacationers and second home owners. Travelers enjoy the many scenic routes around every corner as they drive through this peaceful mountain community. One of the most […]


Blood Mountain Falls & Falls on Waters Creek- This beautiful waterfall is located on Blood Mountain Stream. The stream flows almost 20 feet through a rock cut, creating a churning sluice of water. Directions: From US 19/129 (Turners Corner), go west on US 19 for approx. 1/2 mile to Waters Creek Recreation Area. Turn right, […]

Black Rock State Park

Black Rock Mountain State Park is named after its sheer cliffs of dark-colored biotite gneiss. The dark granite wall of the mountain, which is visible and easily identifiable from long distances, makes it a notable feature of the park. It straddles the Eastern Continental Divide at an elevation of 3,640 feet and includes four other […]

Community Spotlight on Lake Blue Ridge

The crystal clear aquamarine waters of Lake Blue Ridge make it one of Georgia‚Äôs most picturesque mountain lakes. The 3,290-acre lake and surrounding area offers boating, swimming, hiking camping, picnicking, water skiing and fishing. Eighty percent of the shoreline on Lake Blue Ridge is in the Chattahoochee National Forest, managed by the USDA Forest Service. […]