See Mountain Wildflowers in Bloom this Spring in North Georgia

Spring is here and over the next several months the native wildflowers of the Blue Ridge Mountains will be blooming along the trails and streams of North Georgia, producing a spectrum of vivid colors against a lush green background.  The warm, sunny days of early to mid Spring are a great time to hike the mountain trails of Unicoi State Park or one of the many trails in the Chattahoochee National Forrest to observe this wonderful show of nature.    While autumn is a favorite time of year for many people to visit the mountains, with its blaze of orange and yellow splashed across distant peaks, others prefer observing the beauty of Spring up close along wooded mountain trails.  Even if you are a beginning hiker and … Continue reading

Visit Georgia’s Wine Country March 22-24, 2013

Visiting the wineries of North Georgia is a great adventure anytime, but especially during a Wine Highway Weekend sponsored by the Winegrowers Association of Georgia.  March 22-24 is the next Wine Highway Weekend, and Lucille’s Mountain Top Inn & Spa is the perfect home-away-from-home for visiting the many wineries tucked in the mountains and valleys of Northeast Georgia.  A Wine Highway Weekend passport is available from any of the participating wineries for only $25 and treats you to tastings at each of the wineries throughout the weekend.  In addition to tastings at each winery many of the tasting rooms will be sampling new vintages and … Continue reading