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July-Exploring the great North Georgia outdoors!


During your stay at North Georgia Vacation Spots, you’ll find this beautiful area offers activities for all ages. The whole family can enjoy good food, classic southern mountain towns, a wide range of outdoor activities, and more! You'll have plenty of opportunities to stay busy while staying in some of the most beautiful vacation spots in Georgia.
Thrilling Exploration!
If you’re looking for a thrilling adventure, Ellijay is the leading location for mountain biking, water rafting, and tubing in fun rapids and rivers with the North Georgia Mountains as a beautiful background. Whether you enjoy challenging the rapids or a lazy day floating the river on a tube, we offer both and everything in between! Keep the thrills going and find out why we’re called the mountain biking capital of Georgia. From expert bikers to first timers, there is a perfect trail for you here. If you didn’t bring your equipment, you can get everything you need from Cartecay Bike Shop, a full-service bike shop at the foothills of the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Everyone will enjoy the great outdoors while partaking in exciting activities!
Relaxing Exploration!
If you want to take a more laid-back approach while still creating lasting memories with your family, you should take a horseback riding excursion! We offer exciting guided adventures through the wilderness, so the whole family can experience the Blue Ridge Mountains like nothing you’ve seen before. From sunset rides to our fun packed packages with rafting and zip lining! With so much excitement in North Georgia, this makes us one of the best vacation spots in Georgia. You won’t regret staying with us! You could also take a relaxing beach day on Carter’s Lake. As one of the most scenic lakes in Georgia, the whole family can enjoy the view from one of our pontoons or swim off the beach.
If you're looking for great vacation spots in Georgia, North Georgia Vacation Spots are the perfect fit for your family!

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August- Shopping & Antiquing in Ellijay!



North Georgia Vacation Spots offers unique cabins that make for a lovely end of summer Ellijay getaway. From riverfront cabins to mountain view chalets our Ellijay cabin rentals are the perfect places to stay! Spend some time discovering and shopping in Ellijay GA, and for a blast from the past catch a movie at the drive-in!
Swan Drive-In Movie Theater
As a crisp fall breeze creeps in at the end of a warm summer day, you’ll love snuggling closer to your sweetheart under a warm blanket at the Swan. It’s one of the last four operating drive-in theaters in all of Georgia. The Swan Drive-In Movie Theatre offers a unique taste of the past while playing current movies. Although drive-ins are often referred to as old-fashioned, millennials are changing that trend. They would rather spend their money on the experience of watching films than the convenience of the film itself. So, drive-ins are making a come-back, which is driving the crowds to Ellijay!
Discover Historic Downtown and Shopping in Ellijay GA
Ellijay means new ground in the Cherokee language, which is fitting as more and more people discover the downtown area in search of small-town atmosphere and experiences. Downtown Ellijay can take you back to a time when things were slower while also offering exciting experiences for the whole family. These experiences will make you fall for our small vibrant town. Unlike big cities, in Ellijay, you’ll find what you want within minutes, from shopping, dining, art galleries, to thrilling nightlife! As you go shopping in Ellijay GA, you’re not only finding your hearts’ desires; you’re also supporting locals and our vibrant little town.
North Georgia Vacation Spots offer exclusive rentals in Ellijay so you can enjoy the glory of our small town while still being close to breathtaking mountain views! As the fall festivities roll around, you’ll have front row seats to the apple festival, marble festival and many more fun festivals around our cabin rentals.

September-North Georgia Fishing and Hunting Getaway



North Georgia offers excellent fishing and hunting options for avid sportsmen and nature lovers. Our forest and riverfront cabins are perfect vacation rentals because you can enjoy North Georgia fishing or hunting right outside your rentals’ front door!
North Georgia Fishing and Hunting
If you are looking to embark on a guided North Georgia fishing tour or a hunting expedition, there are plenty of options to choose from around our Cozy Cohutta Cottage. Join us for some of the best North Georgia fishing and hunting right outside a beautiful, secluded two-bedroom cabin on the edge of the Cohutta National Forest. The kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances so that you can make your own homemade meals. Whether you cook up your catch of the day, or you package your meat, you'll love having a private kitchen. Book a fishing excursion with Welch’s Guide Service to access over eight lakes in three different states. Their fishing guides are licensed captains who will help you reel in bass, striper, hybrids, and other native fish. You’ll be hooked on fishing after a day out on the water! Relax in the hot tub out on the deck, or pull up a chair to enjoy the mountain air after a thrilling day in great North Georgia outdoors. This cabin offers the perfect secluded getaway with a relaxing hot tub and private forest setting to host your North Georgia fishing and hunting trip.
Fall Festivities
During your North Georgia fishing and hunting trip, take some time off, and join us for our annual Georgia Apple Festival, where you can enjoy food, live music, face painting, arts and crafts, along with much more. Hundreds of local and visiting artisans come to bring their unique items for you to experience. Our Apple Festival is a must-see activity during your weekend in Ellijay, Georgia. We love celebrating apples here in the North Georgia mountains! If you’re looking for more traditional fall activities, visit Yahoo Farm. For over a decade now, this family farm has dedicated their time to offer a fun experience for families all around. Check out their Pumpkin Patch, take a tour on their hayrides, and get lost chasing your kids in the corn maze. If you’d rather pick out your own homegrown pumpkin, you can visit Burt’s Farm and find the perfect pumpkin amongst thousands in the u-pick patch.
The mountains, rivers, and forests offer the best scenery for you to enjoy the fall foliage and traditional fall festivities! You won’t regret booking your North Georgia fishing and hunting getaway with North Georgia Vacation Spots. Call 706-669-9803 to book one of our cabin rentals.

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October- Fall in North Georgia!



At North Georgia Vacation Spots, we feature many nearby fall activities, from apple baking to pumpkin picking. You’ll surely find something for everyone in your family to enjoy a fall getaway into the beautiful North Georgia Mountains. Enjoy the festivities while staying in our comfortable Ellijay cabins as you discover more incredible activities in our beautiful mountain town.
North Georgia Apples
Nestled in the Appalachian Mountains, Ellijay is the heart of apple country, enjoy some of the tastiest apples ever, from late August to December! There are thousands of reasons why buying directly from local farmers is better, but we’ll try to summarize it for you! As you bite into a ripe North Georgia apple, you'll understand why cold-stored apples from the grocery store fall short of juice! The cool mountain-nights produce the crispiest and tastiest apples! As you approach a stand of fresh apples, you’ll smell the difference! The overwhelming aroma of ripe, hand-picked apples will have you salivating over a variety of crisp, juicy apples such as Gala, Winesap, Mutsu and many more! Drive into the Appalachian Mountains for apples, and take-in the breathtaking display of autumn colors as Ellijay apple season coincides with fall foliage! We know these make a tasty snack as you drive back to North Georgia Vacation Spots, but try saving some apples for baking even tastier apple goodies!
Yahoo Farm near our Ellijay cabins
Yahoo Farm draws both the young and young at heart, as only a true family farm would! Yahoo Farm is just under half an hour away from our Ellijay cabins. They strive to provide fun and affordable activities for the whole family, with activities like Meet the Pumpkin Bunny and Marshmallow Roast. Your kids will love helping our poor bunny find all her missing pumpkins. As for the Marshmallow roast, join us on Saturday Nights in October, to roast s'mores with your family and new-found friends.
Our Ellijay cabins truly are your home away from home during your fall getaway into the North Georgia Mountains. So, make sure to book your family trip with North Georgia Vacation Spots today to fall for Ellijay, GA.