Hiking, Horseback Riding in Stunning North Georgia Mountains

Just taking in the beautiful views from a balcony at the Inn can sweep guests away from life’s hustle and bustle and bring them in touch with nature. But there’s nothing like taking a hike in the woods to really get away from it all, and see some of our area’s real beauty. This area is rife with waterfalls, and the hikes to them are wonderful. The good news is, you don’t have to be a die-hard hiker to get to some of the prettiest places! Here’s a little sampling. When the rhododendron are blooming, the easy 1-mile trail to … Continue reading

Appalachian Wine, Jazz and Art Festival is a Summer Must

The 2nd Annual Appalachian Wine, Jazz and Art Festival promises to be one of the top summer festivals in the North Georgia region. Based on last year’s success, festival goers will hear outstanding jazz and soul performances, see a variety of art talent on display, as well as taste some of North Georgia’s outstanding wines. This year the festival will be held June 12 and 13, 2015 in the beautiful mountain setting of the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds in Hiawassee, Georgia.   Enjoy Latin Jazz, rhythm and blues and more for two afternoons of great music, paired perfectly with wine tastings from vineyards throughout North Georgia’s increasingly popular wine country. … Continue reading