Ellijay is packed with exciting recreational activities for outdoor enthusiasts. The city's location at Coosawattee River, near to Georgia’s Blue Ridge Mountains means Ellijay is a haven for hiking, boating and exploring. Ellijay is also known as the Apple Capital of Georgia, holding a popular festival every year that attracts lots of tourists. In downtown, the boardwalk leads visitors to all of the best shops and restaurants in the city, with everything from cafés and wineries to al fresco dining.
For outdoor enthusiasts, hiking to the top of Amicalola Falls is a must. These are the tallest cascading waterfalls in the region and there are over 600 steps up the staircase to the very top, with rewarding views that are unforgettable.
For water activities, vacationers can go kayaking or tubing down Ellijay River or relax at Carter’s Lake where there is a beach and the chance to swim. For history buffs, head to Fort Mountain State Park, which has archaeological sites and plenty of fun hiking trails.
For good weather to explore the outdoors, visit Ellijay during the warm summer months.
Experience more of Georgia in the quaint town of Ellijay, Georgia. Tucked away in the shadows of the Blue Ridge Mountains, find the peace and quiet you’ve been looking for with vacation rentals near the town of Blue Ridge. Outdoor adventures are minutes away from mountain cabins with access to nearby Amicalola Falls and Fort Mountain State Park where you can hike, fish, tube or swim. Plan your stay at vacation rentals in Ellijay around the annual Georgia Apple Festival held every year since 1971. Known as the Apple Capital of Georgia, you’ll witness the hometown charm of Ellijay, GA with homemade crafts, live music and of course, apples.
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If you want internet access during your time in Ellijay, then you can choose from over 589 accommodations that provide WiFi internet. 14 places to stay include a morning meal. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 75 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on getting to Ellijay by car, be sure to choose from 528 accommodations that provide parking. We have 67 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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