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Highlight: Popcorn Scenic Overlook

  One of the best places in Rabun County GA to check out fall color is at Popcorn Overlook on U.S. Highway 76 headed west from Clayton toward Hiawassee.  The mountains get higher and higher in the view from Georgia into North Carolina, and the result is layer after layer of gorgeous color.  There is […]

2012 Lake Burton Fun Run & Duck Tape Regatta

Something about the 4th of July makes people want to run! Most people in the south are familiar with the Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta, but we have a couple races in the Rabun County area that have grown to be quite popular…  last weekend’s Rabun Ramble and the upcoming Lake Burton Fun Run. This […]

Highlight: Tallulah Gorge State Park

Tallulah Falls, Georgia is an extraordinary place. The gorge is the deepest canyon in the United States east of the Mississippi River, and from the edge of the gorge to the rushing water 1,000 feet below, there is certainly something for everyone here. Only 100 gorge floor permits are issued each day, so get there […]