Outdoor Activities

Hiking

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Waterfalls, lush greenery and layered mountain views are just some of the beautiful sights you'll find while hiking the North Georgia mountains. 

Here are some popular hiking trails in the Blue Ridge area: 

Mineral Springs Walking Trail (GA), Aska Long Branch Loop Trailhead (GA), Nottley Reservoir Trail (GA), Toccoa River Swinging Bridge (GA), Ocoee Whitewater Center (TN), Fall Branch Falls (GA), and Turtletown Creek Falls (TN)

Whitewater Rafting

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Get your adrenaline flowing on the river that hosted the 1996 Olympic kayaking event with Ocoee Adventure Center

Mountain Biking & Cycling

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Looking for a guided adventure on a mountain bike? Check out Ocoee Adventure Center with Sam Curlee.

Prefer to explore on your own? Here are a few maps for mountain bike and gravel rides:

Tanasi Mountain Bike Trails

Aska Mountain Bike Trails

Golf

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Old Toccoa Farm -   18-Holes are now open for play, complemented by a driving range, and practice chipping and putting greens.  The course winds through 125 acres of ridges and meadows, featuring over 280 feet of elevation change with spectacular views of the Chattahoochee and Cherokee Nation Forests and surrounding valleys. 

Kayaking & Tubing

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Rent kayaks from Lake Blue Ridge Outfitters and explore Lake Blue Ridge

Grab Tubes, Kayaks & Lunch from Van Zandt's and float the  Upper Toccoa River. 

For the Lower Toccoa River, check out Rolling Thunder River Company

Fly Fishing

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Whether you're looking to learn or would like a great local guide, check out Noontootla Creek Farms

Want to get out and explore on your own?  Here's a map of local fishing rivers

Sporting Clays

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It's like golf, but with shotguns... Bring your shotgun, grab a golf cart, and go "hole" to "hole" with sporting clays at Noontootla Creek Farms