Blairsville-Union County, in the heart of North Georgia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, is one of Georgia’s best kept secrets. Only a two- to three-hour drive from cities like Atlanta, Ga., Chattanooga, TN and Greenville, SC. This community features outdoor adventures, festivals, waterfalls, mountains, syrup, and sweet memories!
If you like the outdoors, you’ll love Blairsville – Union County! Find yourself experiencing some of Georgia’s most beautiful landmarks, like Brasstown Bald, over 80 miles of the Appalachian Trail - including the only portion that passes through a man-made structure, and Vogel State Park.
Make a splash in our lakes, creeks, rivers, and waterfalls. Enjoy motorized water sports on Lake Nottely or kayak and canoe on Lake Trahlyta, Lake Winfield Scott or the Nottley River. Take a hike to one of our beautiful waterfalls, like Helton Creek Falls or Wolf Creek Falls to enjoy the scenery without having to get in the water. Explore the mountains and enjoy one of our many festivals held throughout the year. Your next mountain getaway is closer than you think.