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Fun Things to do in the North Georgia and Western North Carolina Mountains

Award Winning North Carolina State Park

World Renowned Folk School in Brasstown NC

National Arts & Craft Educational Center in Gatlinburg, TN

Georgia Mountain Fairground Festivals and Super Star Concerts

Appalachian Museum and Family Fun in Rabun County Georgia

Boating & Marinas in the Mountains

Mountain View Marina at Bear Paw Resort in Murphy NC

Mountain View Marina at Bear Paw Resort in Murphy North Carolina
Located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Lake Hiwassee is one of the most picturesque lakes in the southeast, with most of its 163 miles of shoreline preserved by the Nantahala National Forest, its breathtaking beauty remains unspoiled.   To enjoy Lake Hiwassee, visit Mountain View Marina, our full-service marina offers boat rentals, paddle board rentals, long and short term slip rentals, gasoline, boat ramps, fishing licenses, bait, boating supplies, snacks and drinks.

Open Daily 9 am to 7pm  •   mmaul2000@gmail.com  •  828.644.5451

200 Dean Aldrich Drive  • Murphy, NC 28906  •  MountainViewMarina.com

Scottish Tartans Museum in Franklin North Carolina

Blue Ridge Georgia Apple Orchard

Mercier Orchard • Farm • Family • Fun

B J Reece's Apple House
Mercier Orchards is a family owned and operated apple orchard. Started back in 1943, Mercier Orchards offers it's visitors a fun filled experience! From seasonal U-PICKS and tractor rides to our world famous bakery, Market Cafe and winery!

Open 7 days a week from 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Mercier Orchard  •  8660 Blue Ridge Drive or
Mercier Downtown  •  260 W. Main Street, Blue Ridge, GA  30513
customer.service@mercierorchards.com   •  www.MercierOrchards.com  •  800.361.7731

Ellijay Georgia Apple Orchards

Hillcrest Orchards ~ Located in Apple Alley

Hillcrest Orchards
Apple Pickin' Jubilee September - October, U-pic apples and petting zoo everyday.

On Saturday & Sunday Only...Hillcrest Orchards has Ellijay's only swimming pig races, cow milking, wagon rides, pony rides, pedal cart rides, giant jumping pillow, giant slides and playgrounds. Visit the Apple Museum, Moonshine Museum, and watch live entertainment on the stage.

September & October 9:00 am - 6:00 pm • November 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.

9696 Highway 52 East • Ellijay, Georgia • 706.273.3838
applelan@ellijay.com  •  www.HillcrestOrchards.net


B J Reece's Apple House ~ Located in Apple Alley

B J Reece's Apple House
You are invited you to join us any day in September through October to one of our 2 U-Pick Orchards for apple picking, apple cannons, hayrides, and the petting farm. Before you leave, try our famous fried apple pies, people come hundreds of miles just for our pies.

U-Pick Apple Season: August 29 – November 1 - 9 am - 6 pm everyday including Sunday

9131 Highway 52 East • Ellijay, Georgia • 706.276.3048
reeceorchards@ellijay.com  •  www.ReeceOrchards.com

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