Above the Rest Cabins

P.O. Box 148, Blue Ridge, Georgia, 30513, United States | Campground
 

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Cowpen Trail

A travel blog entry by cblake3493

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We met Peggy's long time friend, Jack in Blairsville. Jack took us on a hike on Cowpen Trail to the summit of Cowpen Mountain which is 3852 feet in elevation. This trail is on the Appalachian Trail. We saw quite a few through hikers and talked to them. One had his dog who even had ...

3 towns - Blue Ridge, McCaysville, Copperhill

A travel blog entry by cblake3493

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... area is a lot of arts and crafts, and the stores close on Wednesday. Another day would have been better. We did find a few stores open and went in those stores.

On the way home, we stopped at Mercier Orchards in Blue Ridge. We stayed a long time. This is a place we could really go wild in making purchases. We did buy preserves, tomatoes, and a pineapple upside down ...

Gold, gold, and more gold

A travel blog entry by cblake3493

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... of the two-story structure is Federal with Greek Revival influences and can be described as traditional. The bricks were hand made from clay dug from nearby Cane Creek and reveal trace amounts of gold. The second floor served as the county courtroom and the downstairs was originally a farmers market. Farmers sold their produce while court was in session upstairs. In 1965 a new courthouse was built down ...

It is a cold and wet day

A travel blog entry by cblake3493

The day started out in the 50's with constant rain. We went to the Good Samaritan Catholic Church in Ellijay with Father Gregory officiating. After mass, we drove to the Food Lion and purchased over $100 of groceries. Our next stop was the Red Box for Joan who loves movies.

In the afternoon, it was still raining, and we watched ...

Drive to Ellijay

A travel blog entry by cblake3493

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... is clear, and the temperature is in the high 60's.

Ellijay is the historic county seat of Gilmer County, the Apple Capital of Georgia, and an Appalachian Trail Community. Specialty and antique shops, great restaurants are located in the town. Nearby are mountain vistas, cold clear rivers, and biking and hiking ...

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This campground, located on P.O. Box 148, Blue Ridge, is near Blue Ridge Scenic Railway and Serenity in the Mountains.
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