Category Archives: The Rivers

Helton Creek Falls – A Blue Ridge Road Trip

Helton Creek Falls is a beautiful place to visit, any time of year.  If you are planning to stay in Blue Ridge, GA for your vacation, go visit Helton Creek Falls south of Blairsville.

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Blue Ridge is like a wagon wheel

Imagine a wagon wheel, with Blue Ridge, GA as the center hub.  Like the spokes of the wheel, adventure awaits you in every direction!  You don’t have to limit your adventures to just Georgia, Tenessee and North Carolina are just … Continue reading

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Time to Go Fishing

~ You grab a line I’ll grab a pole We’ll go fishing in the craw-fish hole -Little Big Town

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Vacation in North Georgia – go outside and play!

A few months ago, we had some guest leave early.  I called them while they were on the road home, to find out it there was a problem.  “No,” they said, “We decided to go home.  There is nothing to … Continue reading

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Riding The Rails – Blue Ridge Scenic Railway

Every day I look out the window at my office and see the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway. I see hundreds of people getting on the train in the morning, and then returning in the afternoon.  I knew they were riding … Continue reading

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Hike To Fall Branch Falls

Fall Branch Falls is one of the local waterfalls near Blue Ridge off of Aska Road. This is a double waterfall located on the Benton MacKaye Trail. Continue reading

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Whitewater Rafting on the Ocoee River

Whitewater rafting on the Ocoee River is one of those things you “Must Do” when you stay in Blue Ridge, Georgia. Continue reading

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Fly Fishing Lessons in the Blue Ridge Mountains

Samuel and I went out back in the summer to learn to fly fish. We met at Curtis Switch, a popular fishing area on the Toccoa River. Continue reading

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Dads, don’t let your daughters grow up to go fly fishin’

When it comes to outdoor activities, I tend to take my sons out instead of my daughters. Why do I do this? Continue reading

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My Top 10 Things To Do In Blue Ridge

My top 10, 11, 12 things to do in Blue Ridge. The number is going to keep changing as we add other things to the list Continue reading

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