Are you planning to stay in the North Georgia Mountains at My Mountain RendezView Cabin? Read below to learn about how these beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains were formed. When we say the old Blue Ridge mountains, we mean it! As part of the Appalachian mountain range, the Blue Ridge mountains are the second oldest range in the whole world. Over 1 BILLION years ago, shifts in our Earth’s tectonic plates caused the Blue Ridge mountains to form in a system of peaks and valleys that span eight states! Sometimes it’s a little confusing that you can see the Blue Ridge…
Are you looking for a cozy, romantic getaway with a view in the North Georgia Mountains? Come stay with us at My Mountain RendezView Cabin! Read below to learn about how these beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains are perfect to visit for romantic couples!
Whether you are celebrating Valentine’s Day or escaping with your soulmate simply to nurture that spark, Blue Ridge is an exceptionally romantic destination for making memories. See below for some great recommendations for your stay in Blue Ridge.
Lunch at Masseria Kitchen & Bar
Begin your romantic escape at this Mediterranean gem serving fresh vegetables, seafood, handmade pastas and pizza alongside cocktails. We love that they use Appalachian ingredients grown by the restaurant or sourced from local farmers.
Raise Your Glass Tour from Blue Ridge Mountain Food Tours
Walk off lunch with a 3-hour tour of the local craft beers, hard ciders, wines and cocktails. Don’t eat too much at lunch because the 5-6 brewpub stops also include small bites from the menu.
Tip: This tour is only offered at 2 p.m. on Fridays, and you’ll want to pre-register. Time or day not working for you? They offer two other food tours, also!
Check in at Your Accommodations
Looking for a comfortable inn not too far from Downtown? Check out My Mountain RendezView cabin, which is perfect for romantic couples or family vacations!
Snack at Harvest on Main for Dinner
I know! You’re probably busting at the seams from your lunch and food tour, but you can’t go to bed without something. Head over to the bar at Harvest and Main for a nightcap and charcuterie platter – or ask for the platter to-go so you can enjoy it in the treehouse.
Breakfast at Mercier Orchards
If you’re leveraging the package at Serenity in the Mountains, you have breakfast waiting on you. Otherwise, head to Mercier Orchards for your morning pick-me-up. Nothing perks up the senses like apple butter on a hot, homemade biscuit.
Explore Downtown Blue Ridge
Blue Ridge was named one of the “Top Ten Towns for Craft Lovers” in the country. Visit specialty shops, boutiques and galleries for fine furnishings, art, antiques and unique crafted items.
At Turning Leaf Wood Art, you’ll see works of more than 50 exclusively American artists.
Top off your Downtown tour with a visit to Multitudes Gallery, owned by Michael Lacey and featuring high-end glasswork, art and jewelry. Inside, also find Fishbone Studios – home to Betty Wassmer Ceramics, showcasing the original creations of this noted ceramicist.
Lunch at Chester Brunnenmeyer’s
Chester’s is only open for lunch on Saturdays so use this time to stop in the Downtown restaurant. Nosh on a gourmet salad or “adult” grilled cheese featuring four types of dairy on sourdough, with a soothing bowl of tomato bisque.
Tour Bear Claw Vineyard
Don your coat and scarf, and head to Bear Claw (the vineyard that is home to the Blue Ridge Treehouse). You’ll take a VIP tour to learn about the family-run vineyard, sip on six different wines from the estate, and take home a souvenir.
Tip: Tours are only available on Saturdays, at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sign up online.
Dinner at Cucina Rustica
Serves Country Style Italian Dishes in an Old-Word Atmosphere. Fine dining experience with Chef Danny Mellman’s interpretation of Old World Italian foods from Sicilian fish dishes to Northern Italian pastas and everything in between.
Brunch at Black Sheep
This stately historic home-turned-restaurant sits under a 200-year-old Oak and offers Southern favorites. Shrimp and grits are for the traditional diner, and the adventurous will love Nashville hot chicken atop red velvet waffles.
Au Revoirs at Fall Branch Falls
Don’t say farewell to Blue Ridge until you take in at least one waterfall hike. Yes, even in the winter – with the leaves losing to gravity, the views are impeccable. This hike is a simple half-mile journey and reminds you of how lucky we are to have such a place as Blue Ridge.
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