5 Reasons to Love Living in Ellijay

5 Reasons to Love Living in Ellijay

Jul 26, 2018

Within the striking North Georgia mountainside sits Ellijay, an incredible town that’s both traditional and modern, tranquil and vibrant, and filled with charm that makes you feel right at home. Surrounded by stunning mountains, lakes, and rivers, as well as a historic and quaint downtown, you have the opportunity to both relax and seek adventure year-round.


When it comes to living comfortably, aBrown Haven home in Ellijayis truly the place to be. Whether you’re reading by the lake at sunset or attending a festival with your family and friends, there’s always an air of happiness that can be felt here. Check out our top 5 reasons why you’ll love living in Ellijay:


Georgia’s Apple Capital

Peaches aren’t the only delicious fruit that’s grown in Georgia! Did you know that Ellijay is nicknamed the apple capital of the state? Every year, Ellijay hosts theGeorgia Apple Festival, where hundreds of vendors and over 40,000 visitors from all over the country gather to enjoy food, art, and of course, the tastiest apples around. Here, we love bringing the community together over this magical fruit!


Whitepath Golf Club

If you love playing golf surrounded by beautiful scenery, you’ll find thatWhitepath Golf Clubis more than up to par with your expectations! “Putt” a little magic into your golf game at this green oasis, where you’ll tee off among spectacular views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Cohutta Wilderness. Whether by yourself or with friends, this club provides the perfect spot to unwind and practice your game.


Unlimited Mountains and Trails

Gone are the days of exercising in a stuffy gym... In Ellijay, your workout consists of spectacular hiking trails nestled within the spectacular Blue Ridge and Appalachian Mountains. From Amicalola Falls Trail, home to the tallest waterfall in Georgia, to the breathtaking Fort Mountain State Park Summit Trail, you’ll never run out of spots to exercise, unwind, and have a blast. Take in the views and marvel in the beauty!


A River Runs Through It

There’s nothing like the feeling of fresh, rolling water beneath you and lush trees overhead. The Ellijay River winds through the town’s mountains, meeting with the Cartecay River and the Coosawattee River — and all three are waiting for you! Satisfy your adventurous side by kayak or float down the river in a tube with friends. These scenic rivers provide views and thrills alike.


Historic Downtown

One of the greatest parts aboutEllijayis its charming downtown, where you can’t help but feel the magic. A town unlike any other, residents gather at unique shops and lively restaurants, and partake in fun annual festivals and events. A boardwalk lined with local establishments will remind you of the joy of childhood while providing fun places for you to spend time with your friends and family.


In Ellijay, life is simple, bright, and filled with the people and experiences that make you feel right at home. For more information on our spacious and comfortable Brown Haven homes in Ellijay, pleasevisit our website, or give us a call at 706-970-2313. We look forward to working with you! 

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