Category Archives: The Mountains

Late Summer and Fall in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North GA

Now that it is August, summer is starting to wind down here in the Blue Ridge Mountains.  Summer is a great time for outdoor adventure, especially anything to do with the water.  Tubing, swimming, whitewater rafting, canoeing and kayaking, fishing. … 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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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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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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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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Benton Falls – Enjoyable Road Trip From Blue Ridge

  Our Benton Falls Roadtrip –  I’ll have to add the Benton Falls Roadtrip to our My Top 10 Things To Do In Blue Ridge list.  Last Sunday, the whole family headed out for a little roadtrip up to Tennessee. … Continue reading

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September Calendar..there is still so much to do this month

With so much to do and see in September in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North GA,  you better reserve your cabin soon! Mountain View Cabins Riverfront Cabins Secluded and Private Cabins

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October Calendar of Events In The North GA Mountains

Events for October, 2013 With so much to do and see in October in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North GA,  you better reserve your cabin soon! Mountain View Cabins Riverfront Cabins Secluded and Private Cabins

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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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