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Designed by Denis Griffiths, the golf course winds through wildlife preserves, ponds and streams framed in by the mountains. With five sets of tees, all skill levels will be able to enjoy a layout that is maintained to standards you'd expect.
Featuring five miles of trails, the new Stables primarily offers one- and two-hour guided mountain trail rides, accommodating all experience levels, from beginner to advanced.
The area around Hiawassee and Young Harris, Georgia is heaven on earth for hikers. Hiking trails range from easy to strenuous, so there is something for everyone. The Appalachian Trail (AT), which stretches from Springer Mountain in Georgia to Mt. Katahdin in Maine, runs through part of Towns County. In fact, Towns County and the community of Hiawassee are part of the AT Community partnership with the Appalachian Trail Conservancy. For more information on the AT Community program, click here.
In addition to the AT, favorite hiking trails include the half-mile trail to the top of Brasstown Bald, which is paved but steep, and allows you to explore the top of Georgia’s highest mountain.
Beautiful Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa offers more than nine miles of interpretive hiking trails, known as the Miller Trek . The Jackrabbit Mountain Bike and Hiking Trail System in nearby Hayesville, North Carolina offers about 15 miles of singletrack trails , many of which border Lake Chatuge.
Towns County has at least eight designated trails. Download a list of area hiking trails and waterfalls with directions for getting to each one.
And, don’t miss the gorgeous half-mile trail through rhododendrons, native azaleas, dogwoods and a wide variety of wildflowers that makes up the Hamilton Gardens at Lake Chatuge, easily located at the top of the main parking lot at Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds.