Category Archives: The Mountains

Don’t just sit in your cabin, go out and shoot something!

Bring your camera with you everywhere!  We went up to the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina Sunday evening for a workshop about taking sunset pictures, we almost didn’t make it!  No, we didn’t have a scary experience on a … Continue reading

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Hike to Raven Cliff Falls while in North Georgia

If you are staying in Blue Ridge, Blairsville, or the surrounding north Georgia mountains, take time to hike the Raven Cliff Falls Trail during your stay.  There are plenty of waterfalls and rapids to view

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Experience Spring in the Mountains- You’ll Have a Gem Good Time!

Once again Mother Nature has waved her magic wand ….sprinkling a blanket of snow across the North Georgia Mountains. Schools were cancelled today as the children danced the Harlem Shake. The Weather Channel reports more snow is on the way, … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting in the Blue Ridge Mountains

If you’re planning a trip to the North Georgia Mountains this spring maybe you should go on a treasure hunt. The days of old fashioned treasure hunts are a thing of the past. Today’s treasure hunts have advanced from a … Continue reading

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Take a Break- Spring is Right around the Corner

  Yesterday I sat on my back porch and identified 5 different kinds of birds merrily chirping in the trees. Yes, spring is right around the corner and some of my feathered friends have already returned from their winter vacation. Soon … Continue reading

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Epic Dining in Blue Ridge

If you’re planning your next trip to Blue Ridge, you might want to know where you can dine for the evening. The North Georgia Mountains are full of ‘down home cooking’ restaurants, but the trick is finding that perfect place … Continue reading

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Go take a flying leap – really!

If your father told you to go jump off a mountain, would you?  We pulled up to this overlook, and I told the boys that I wanted to take a picture of them jumping off of a mountain.  “Yeah right … Continue reading

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Saturday in the Snow

  Wow what a weekend! If you were fortunate enough to be visiting Blue Ridge, Georgia this weekend, Mother Nature surprised everyone with a day of non-stop snow. This is what snow lovers have been waiting on since winter arrived in … Continue reading

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Stop Monkeying Around …Visit the Zoo!

So, you’ve booked your cabin for the perfect mountain get-a-away and you’re wondering what to do. The next three months are still considered winter months here in the North Georgia Mountains, so what can you do if you feel like venturing out … Continue reading

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Romancing the Mountains….After the Storm

     Wow, what a day here in the Blue Ridge Mountains! Tornado sightings have been reported and tress and power lines are down everywhere. I guess I’m one of the fortunate ones who still have power. Most of the … Continue reading

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