Category Archives: Things To Do In Blue Ridge

Contest! Listen to Win! [Podcast] Local Merchant Spotlight: Todd Fox – Blue Ridge Canopy Adventure

Listen and Win! Enter Our Contest at the End of This Post In conjunction with Todd Fox and The Blue Ridge Canopy Adventure Company we’re going to run a little contest here and we think you’ll like it. Because Todd … Continue reading

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[Podcast] Local Merchant Spotlight: Gina Golden – Toccoa Valley Campground

Recently we were afforded the privilege of sitting down and chatting for a bit with Gina Golden, owner of Toccoa Valley Campground in Blue Ridge, Georgia. In this interview you will have an opportunity to get to know one of the … Continue reading

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Our Grand Canyon Hike

“Just a walk in the park,”  was the reply we got when we asked a runner how he was doing on his run from the South Rim to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon.  We instantly adopted this as … Continue reading

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Hiking Alone In The Blue Ridge Mountains

Should I be out here by myself? I was hiking with an acquaintance this winter on one of the many hiking trails near Blue Ridge, GA and they asked me, “Should I hike alone up here?  Is it safe?”  I … Continue reading

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The Artistry of the Georgia Mountains

An Interview with Cheryl Engledow – High Country Art & Antiques Following our debut interview in our Local Merchant Spotlight series, we are so pleased to introduce a mainstay business within the downtown Blue Ridge area, High Country Art & … Continue reading

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A Great Family Adventure – Benton Falls

Last weekend, our cousin and her family came up to stay with us at Holly Hollow, one of our cabins near Blue Ridge.  On Sunday, we headed out for a little family adventure with them, heading up to Benton Falls … Continue reading

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Dining on the Toccoa River

An interview with Tim Richter – Toccoa Riverside Restaurant Kicking us off in what we hope will be a lengthy series showcasing the many small businesses, entrepreneurs & non-profits that help make Blue Ridge, Georgia and the surrounding mountain community … Continue reading

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Don’t do as I do. . . Appalachian Trail Hike MLK Weekend

Once we get everyone settled into their cabins, we go out for a little adventure ourselves.  Over MLK Weekend, we decided to do an overnight hike, camping on top of Springer Mountain, the Southern Terminus of the Appalachian Trail.  Right … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve on the Appalachian Trail

My daughter and her husband came to spend Christmas with us in Blue Ridge, GA.  I foolishly asked them if there was anything special they wanted to do while they were here.  They replied, “Go hiking and camping on the … Continue reading

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Christmas Shopping From Your Blue Ridge Cabin | December Special

Well are you ready for it?  I went into a local store on November 1st, and the Christmas music was blasting and the decorations were everywhere.  By the time Christmas gets here, the workers will really hate listening to the … Continue reading

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