Wonderful Winter Weekends: come on up to Blue Ridge, GA
The ultimate adults-only winter weekend getaway, Blue Ridge, Georgia is the go-to destination for enjoying indoor and outdoor fun!
Get away for a weekend in the north Georgia mountains. It's great in winter with long range mountain views, relaxing in front of a warm fireplace in your luxury rental cabin, and a town full of friendly people, great food and small town shops. And it's a hiker's paradise with nearby waterfalls and the famous Appalachian Trail, where nature sets the scene for good times. Wind down with sudsy sips at local breweries and tasting rooms. Or top off your day with unbeatable Blue Ridge eats, from down home cooking to casual elegance. Get away completely in Georgia's Blue Ridge! Here are all the resources you'll need to plan your trip:
Get away for a relaxing weekend
Rent a cozy cabin or B & B and curl up by the fireplace with a good book then soak in your hot tub in the refreshing mountain air. (get lodging info here) Book a massage, romantic couples massage or spa treatment at one of our great spas. After a long nap, come into downtown Blue Ridge for a leisurely stroll and dining experience at one of our many fine restaurants.
Go for a winter walk
Winter hiking is spectacular with crisp mountain air and sunshine revealing long-range vistas of the gorgeous Appalachian mountains, farms and valleys. Some of the most famous trails in the world start in Georgia's Blue Ridge so you will never run out of choices! (download our free Appalachian Trail & Benton MacKaye Trail hiking guide here). (download out general hiking guide here) and (download out Aska Trails hiking guide here).
Dine in comfy Blue Ridge restaurants
You don't even have to cook while you're on your getaway! Downtown Blue Ridge has some of the region's best restaurants. With a wide range of cuisine there's one to fit every taste from country cooking to upscale, mountain casual dining. (here's our free downloadable restaurant guide).
Check Out our Brewpubs & Taverns
After a day in the outdoors come on into town, pull up a stool and and quench your thirst at one of Blue Ridge's unique taverns, craft breweries, tasting rooms, local vineyards and apple orchard cider house.
Our local brew houses are as warm and friendly as the people you'll meet there. (get the free brewery and vineyard guide here).
Cabin Rental Winter Specials
Winter is a great time for good deals on cabin rentals. From lake-view with a mountain vista and room for 20 to cabins hidden away and built only for two (hot tub included!), mountain cabins are perfect for the ultimate escape. Or choose a romantic B & B, a downtown Blue Ridge loft or hotel suite. Check out our specials here.
Check out our up-to-date Calendar of Events with details of all the happenings this winter, including links to more information, websites, dates and details and a full calendar of future events for your travel planning.