Clayton, GA2019-09-03T12:06:24-05:00

The quaint mountain community of Clayton, Georgia, was founded in 1821 and is nestled among Black Rock Mountain, Screamer Mountain and other Blue Ridge Mountain peaks. In addition to its gorgeous scenery, Clayton is blessed with a beautiful downtown area filled with unique arts, crafts, clothing and antique shops in addition to lodging, delectable restaurants and a cultural center.

Clayton residents and visitors enjoy the beauty of the Chattahoochee National forest as well as whitewater rafting, canoeing and kayaking on the untamed and nationally designated “Wild & Scenic” Chattooga River.

Beautiful mountain overlooks, biking, hiking, camping and horseback riding trails such as the historical 40+ mile long Bartram Trail are abundant and waiting to be relished. Visit Clayton to discover all of this plus shimmering lakes, roaring waterfalls, cool springs, lush forests, award-winning vineyards, roadside stands, festivals and more!

Hotels & Cabins

White Birch Inn

Located in Historic Downtown Clayton, less than a half block off of Main Street. The White Birch Inn is a boutique Bed and Breakfast (B&B) with six sumptuously appointed guestrooms and is your in-town lodging choice for the sophisticated traveler! (more…)

Days Inn – Clayton

From sports travel and family trips to getaways with friends, Days Inn by Wyndham welcomes all guests with a warm smile and friendly service. Seize the days at our comfortable, convenient locations around the world and enjoy free WiFi, continental breakfast, and more great amenities. (more…)

America’s Best Value Inn – Clayton

At Americas Best Value Inn guests can enjoy a small business feel and rest easy knowing they’re getting the best value in town. Founded on American values, we believe in simplicity, friendliness, and honesty. (more…)


White Birch Provisions

We are a gourmet shop with a full espresso bar and bakery. We carry many specialty items you can’t find anywhere else in Clayton. (more…)

La Cabaña Mexican Restaurant

La Cabaña Restaurants it’s been a owned family business for over 20years! We provide the best quality food to our customers. Come on down, relax, enjoy a great margarita, and imported beer from Mexico.
Lite menu available 0 carbs, same great taste!

Offering you a wide variety of central Mexico’s cuisine & a touch of California/Texas style dishes. (more…)


White Birch Provisions

We are a gourmet shop with a full espresso bar and bakery. We carry many specialty items you can’t find anywhere else in Clayton. (more…)

Things To Do

Rabun County Civic Center

Great venues in the Northeast Georgia Mountains to accommodate any kind of gathering. Conveniently located in downtown Clayton. Community Market of Rabun County Saturdays 9-2 • May – October.


Northeast Georgia Art Tours

2021 Northeast Georgia Arts Tour – June 11, 12, & 13 | 10am – 5pm
Habersham, Rabun, Towns, Union, and White Counties GA & Clay County NC. Follow the “ART ZONE” signs for participating locations. Demonstrating artists on site! (more…)

Foxfire Museum & Heritage Center

If you’re traveling anywhere near the mountains of northeast Georgia, plan a visit to Mountain City and take a walk through the past at the Foxfire Museum & Heritage Center, a look at a unique time and place in America’s past that is very nearly gone – a glimpse of a rich past captured by local high school students who truly valued their heritage. Here you will find homes, tools, trades, crafts, and a look at the lifestyle of the all-but-vanished pioneer culture of the Southern Appalachian mountains. (more…)

Clayton Events

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