Highlights from North Georgia

The Enchanted Valleys: Hiawassee/Young Harris

Young Harris & Hiawassee, Georgia, are known as the Enchanted Valleys and visitors soon see why when traveling as they are soon surrounded by beautiful mountains at every turn. Towns County was formed in 1856 from parts of nearby Rabun & Union Counties and named for George Washington Towns, who was the governor of Georgia […]

Waterfalls of Northeast Georgia

Amicalola Falls The highest waterfall in Georgia, falling 729 feet in seven cascades. At the base of the falls, there is a parking area, a reflection pool, and 3/10-mile paved trail leading to an observation deck at the top of the falls. Directions: from Dahlonega, Amicalola State Park’s entrance is on GA Highway 52, east […]

The Chattahoochee River

Many people know the Chattahoochee River as one of the most important U.S. Army Corps of Engineers impoundments in the nation.  This river’s basin is the smallest in the nation and serves as a source of drinking water for metro Atlanta, and continues along the Georgia – Alabama border, and into Florida.   This important […]

View The Best of Northeast Georgia Arts

Visitor’s delight in “The Arts Tour” that will begin for the Summer Season on June 7, 8, and 9. This event also includes Lodging & Dining facilities to visit in the beautiful North Georgia Mountains. This is a special event for the Northeast Georgia area to see galleries & working studios in a six county […]