Entertainment/Fitness & Enrichment

Blue Ridge Mountain Fitness Center

Includes indoor heated swimming pool, racquetball courts, aerobic classes, water arthritis classes, cardiovascular equipment.

762 Deep South Farm Road, Blairsville 706-781-1008
120 River Street, Suite 1, Hiawassee, 706-896-8456
M-F 6 A.M. - 9 P.M., Sat. 8 A.M. - 5 P.M., Sun 1-5 P.M.

BodyWorks Day Spa

A full-service spa for the body from massage therapy to body treatments & facials.

1390 Hwy 76 E., Hiawassee (across from Towns County School) 706-896-9902


Boundary Waters Resort & Marina

Pontoon, fishing and jet boat rentals; full service marina and covered docs in a naturally protected cove; boat and motor sales, ships store, gift shop, water sports equipment, gas, and bait, lakeside lodging..

Rt. 288, Hiawassee, GA 706-896-2530/800-323-3562

Brasstown Valley Resort

Offers 18-hole championship golf course, tennis center, indoor/outdoor pool, sauna, fitness center, game room, hiking trails, lake & stream fishing. Health & fitness center membership available.

Young Harris, GA 706-379-9900/800-201-3205


Carolina Outfitters Whitewater Rafting

Operates whitewater rafting on the Nantahala River, Bryson City, NC

Chatuge Shores Golf Course

18-hole public championship golf course, par 72; per person weekday greens fee $18. Cart Fee $11 per person. Weekend and Holiday greens fee $22, cart fee $11. Call to reserve tee times. Olympic size pool.

Off 17/69 on Myers Chapel Road, Hayesville, NC. Open 7 days a week, morning till dark. 828-389-8940

Chunky Gal Stables

Horseback riding.
10981 Highway 64 East, Hayesville, NC.
Open March 15 through November 30. M-Sat 8:30 A.M. - 5 P.M.


Dyers Trout Farm

Bring the family and let everyone from Grandpa to the toddlers experience the joy of catching fresh mountain trout at this beautiful spot that has been a local family-run business since 1959. No license needed and fishing equipment provided.

2920 Hwy 17. Hiawassee. Open 7 days a week 9 A.M. - 4 P.M. 706-896-3915


FieldStone Marina

On beautiful Lake Chatuge. Boat rentals available full and half days; pontoon and fishing boats, canoes, aquacycles; covered boat slips available by the month or season; complete marine store. New boat sales and service.

US Hwy 76W (next to FieldStone Resort ) Open 7 days a week. 706-896-2262

Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds

Boat ramps, playground, tennis courts, paved playing courts, shaded picnic tables, rhododendron garden, 2900 seat auditorium (Anderson Music Hall), campground, fairs, festivals, concerts.

US Hwy 76, W. Open 7 days a week.


Hickorynut Cove Trout Farm

Beautiful fishing area year round, no license needed. Children, handicapped, all ages, seniors welcomed, fish cleaned, bagged and iced for a small fee. Fresh, fully-cooked ready-to-eat smoked trout and smoked salmon on order, packaged ready to go.

Upper Bell Creek Rd., Hiawassee, GA. Open 7 days, daylight to dark.

Lakeview Cottages & Marina

A vry quiet, restful place with beautiful scenery, boat dock and boat rental. Good fishing, large, clean play area for children and BBQ area.

7 miles N. of Hiawassee on Hwy 175, Hayesville, NC. Open March to December 1. 828-389-6314


Licklog Players

Live theatrical performances, comedies, musicals, dramas. "Big city" entertainment by community theatre volunteers. Ticket price range $10-$12.

Peacock Playhouse, Hayesville, NC. Open M-F 1 to 2 weeks prior to each show. Box office opens 1 hour prior to showtime. 828-389-8632/877-891-9906

Louie's Music Fun

Full service karaoke and disc jockey music for weddings, dances, house parties, reunions, birthday parties, holiday event or meetings.

1300 Cedarcliff Road, Hiawassee. Available anytime of day or night. 706-896-3152

Lou Phillips' Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow Music & Dance Hall
2532 Hwy 76 W
Hiawassee, GA 30546

Mountain Regional Library

Complete library service for all age groups Plus copier, fax and public access computers, laminating machine, local genealogy collection for region of Fannin, Towns, Union Counties; Appalachian Collection.

US Hwy 76 W, Young Harris (near YH College) Call for story times or programs. 706-379-3732


Nantahala Outdoor Center

Operate whitewater rafting trips on the Nantahala, Ocoee, Nolichucky, Chattooga, Upper Pigeon and French Broad Rvers.

March-October, 7 days a week. 800-232-7238

Ocoee Adventure Center

Whitewater adventure on the famous Ocoee River, site of the 1996 Olympic Whitewater Canoe/Kayak event. A full service outfitter that offers kayak instruction, mountain biking/rentals, horseback riding.

Hwy. 64, Ducktown, TN. Open April-October, 9 A.M. 6 P.M. 7 days a week. Nov-Marh open by appointment. 888-723-8622 or 423-496-4430


Rollins Planetarium

Observe the sky and learn its mysteries while relaxing in comfortable chairs and listen to wrap around music or experience a music concert while laser and other lights float overhead. Program themes change seasonally. Admission is free.

Alva and Edna Maxwell Center, Young Haris College campus. Friday 8 P.M. (8:30 P.M. in June, July & Aug) Closed college breaks, other holidays. 706-379-4312

Sounds R' Us

Musical entertainment, live music, disk jockey, singing telegram, karaoke, studio recording. No storefront.

Open 7 days a week 10 A.M.-10 P.M. 706-896-8542


Southeastern Expeditions

Operates whitewater rafting trips on the Chattooga and Ocoee Rivers. Includes rafting trips, sea kayaking, the Tennessee River, eco-adventure and guided wilderness hiking tours. 800-868-7238

Southern Appalachian Stages - The Reach of Song & The Far Blue Mountains

Official Historic Drama and a World Premiere. Both productions celebrate the history and culture of the Southern Appalachian mountains through the performing arts and feature both local legends and regional professionals.

Season opens June 21st and closes August 12th at Clegg Fine Arts Building on the campus of Young Harris College. Call 706-379-1711 or 800-262-7664 for information and reservations.


Theatre Young Harris

School year season of four main stage productions (including dramas, musicals, and children's theatre productions.

Contacts: Roberta Rankin, Artistic Director and Tom Jeffery, Technical Director, Young Harris College. Phone for seasons brochure and other information.

706-379-4307 box office two weeks before each production. M-F 2-6 P.M.

Towns County Public Library

Complete library service for all age groups plus copier, fax, laminating, internet & public computer access & voter registration. Call for story times or programs.

Near Towns County Court House & City Hall, Hiawassee. Open M-F 9 A.M. 5 P.M., Th 10 A.M. - 8 P.M., Sat. 10 A.M. - 2 P.M. 706-896-6169


Trackrock Riding Academy, Inc.

Take hourly guided trail rides in the mountains and valleys. All ages welcomed. The more advanced riders may canter their horses. Board, buy and sell horses.

Trackrock Campgrounds Rd., Blairsville, GA Summer: 7 days a week 9 A.M. - 5 P.M. Winter call first. 706-745-5252/800-826-0073.

Upper Hi Fly Fishing & Outfitters

Offering the finest in equipment and clothing for the fly fishing enthusiast. Orvis, Scott, Bauer, Teton, Fly Logic, Columbia, Patagonia, G.Loomis, Bass Pro, Scientific Angler, Mastery Dealer. Guide service and private group instruction available. Fine art, gifts, premium cigars

Located off Main Street between Daniel's Steakhouse and Holiday Inn at 257 Big Sky Drive, Hiawassee. Open m-Sat 9 a.M. - 5 P.M. 706-896-9075


VFW Post 7807

Lounge open to all members and visiting veterans. Licensed to serve wine and beer. Open to the public Wednesday night for Bingo. VFW thrift store located at Lakeview Circle (near the Library)

1329 Sunnyside Boulevard, Hwy 288, Hiawassee. Open M-Sat 3 P.M. - 11 P.M. 706-896-8387

Water Lily Cruises, Inc.

Scenic lake cruises and private charters on Lake Chatuge, FieldStone Inn, Hiawassee.

U.S. 76 West. Seasonal departure times. 706-896-2262/800-545-3408


Wildwater Ltd. Rafting

Operates whitewater rafting trips on the Chattooga, Ocoee, Pigeon and Nantahala Rivers. 1/2 day, full day and two day overnight trips. Rafting Season: March-October.

Office open M-F Jan-Nov, 8-6 P.M., later in summer to handle calls. 864-647-3587/800-451-9972

William Holland School of Lapidary Arts

A special school that is like no other. Here the serious rock-hound can learn how to turn rough gems into family keepsakes by learning all the skills required to make custom jewelry.

230 Lapidary Lane, Young Harris 706-379-2126. Call for class schedules


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