Buying local fruits, vegetables and wine is a big part of the Blue Ridge experience, especially when it includes a visit to Mercier Orchards,, located on Highway 5 in Blue Ridge, the largest orchard in the southeast and family farm for 65 years.
Blue Ridge Scenic Railway
The Blue Ridge Scenic Railway is one of the "must see" attractions in the north Georgia mountains. The railroad connects the towns of Blue Ridge and McCaysville and offers a journey along the beautiful Toccoa River. Board the train at the historic depot in Blue Ridge.
Long Creek Falls
Long Creek Falls Trail is a 1.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Blue Ridge, GA that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
Toccoa River Swinging Bridge
A popular destination for day-hikers, Benton MacKaye Trail through hikers, and paddlers making the journey down the Toccoa River Canoe Trail is the swinging bridge over the Toccoa River. This 270 foot long bridge is the longest swinging bridge east of the Mississippi River.