Before your Short-term vacation rental stay at our spacious My Mountain Cabin, get to know Blue Ridge, GA a little more with these facts below. Fast Facts About Fannin County and Blue Ridge, Georgia Blue Ridge is located in Fannin County, Georgia, near the Tennessee-North Carolina line. Blue Ridge is 90 miles north of Atlanta, via I-575 and Highway 515. The southern terminus of the Appalachian Mountain Chain is located in Fannin County. Fannin County was created in 1854 and named for Colonel James Fannin, a hero in the Texas War for Independence. Blue Ridge was incorporated in 1887 by…
Want to see beautiful Spring flowers with a view in the North Georgia Mountains? Come stay with us at My Mountain RendezView Cabin! Read below to learn about Spring things to do in the Blue Ridge Mountains for your Springtime vacation!
Perhaps one of the most enchanting times of year to experience Blue Ridge, Georgia is during Springtime. Experience quintessential luxury in any of our upscale waterfront Blue Ridge cabin rentals or North Georgia mountain cabins featuring beautiful mountain views.
All within 20 minutes to downtown Blue Ridge, you can experience the breathtaking beauty of springtime within your luxury cabin’s surroundings, in town exploring shops, restaurants, tasting rooms, and galleries, or outside immersed in the Blue Ridge mountain landscape.
As the days get longer and the temperatures get warmer, the lure of sunshine, fresh mountain air, and colorful flora beckons us to shed the last remains of winter’s chill and embrace the warmth of the season.
Arguably one of the best times of year to see all the color in Blue Ridge apart from autumn, there is an optimistic feeling of being in the midst of North Georgia mountains’ flora and fauna as new life springs from the forest floor to the treetops, reaching for the warmth of the sun. While trees are budding and unfurling bright neon green leaves and flowering shrubs are revealing their dazzling display of color, an abundance of spring rains feed the creeks, rivers, and waterfalls.
The North Georgia mountains throughout Fannin County are home to the lush Chattahoochee National Forest and the Benton Mackaye Trail filled with ferns, native azaleas, dogwood trees, red bud trees, mountain laurel, rhododendrons, and breathtaking waterfalls just waiting to be explored and experienced.
Guided Fly-fishing Trips on the Toccoa River and Private Streams
Blue Ridge, GA in Fannin County is the Trout Capital of Georgia and for good reason! Our rivers and streams are home to blue ribbon bows and browns and our fishing guides are enthusiastic about helping you land one of these monsters! We have partnered with Toccoa River Outfitters where owner, Andrew Bruce and his crew are passionate about fly-fishing and creating a great time for you and your crew. They can take you out on the Toccoa River or on our private ½ mile stretch of famed trout fishing on Noontootla Creek and create a memory for you that you will not soon forget. Springtime is an awesome time where fishing is at its prime and you are assured of the catch of a lifetime!
Blue Ridge Scenic Railway
If you would prefer to enjoy a more slower-paced adventure to experience springtime in the North Georgia mountains, take a train ride on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway along the Toccoa River from Blue Ridge to McCaysville and twin city Copperhill, TN. Stand in both states at one time, experience dining on the Toccoa/Ocoee River, and shop the unique Riverwalk Shops until the train takes you back to Blue Ridge.
Visit the largest and oldest orchard in the South, Mercier Orchards located on Highway 5. A family-owned farm since 1943, Mercier Orchards has been in operation for almost 80 years now providing U-Pick events, an award-wining bakery, public event venue, home decor shops, restaurant, hard cider tasting room, and so much more. They are known for their award-winning pies, home-made apple cider, and hard cider.
North GA Mountain Horseback Riding
Many horseback riding outfitters dot the North GA mountain canvas and provide awesome trail rides through the rolling hills. Experience your inner cowboy or cowgirl and fall in love with the surrounding beauty any time of year.
Take a scenic drive through the byways of the Blue Ridge mountains and be prepared to be awed by such breathtaking beauty. No matter which direction you decide to go, you will encounter gorgeous mountain views, bubbly streams and rivers, and gorgeous green valleys.
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