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The Best Things To Do for Spring Break in Ellijay

Do you need some fun, kid-friendly activities for Spring Break?
We have the best list of things to do for your family!

Enjoy some delicious ice cream

Enjoy the new flavors just in time for spring at Abby’s Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt including Georgia Peach, Rainbow Brite Twist, Valencia Orange, Pink Lemonade and more!

Try the April flavor of the month, Scout’s Honor a mint ice cream with Oreo cookie balls & chocolate chips at MooBears Ice Cream & Treatery!

Watch a movie at East Towne Cinemas

East Towne Cinemas shows two great movies daily. Visit their website to find out what movies are playing.

Hike our family friendly trails 

Check out this great list of family friendly trails in the area. All of these trails are less than 4 miles round trip, they have fabulous features such as waterfalls, cool nature centers, and more.

Visit the Animals at Mountain Valley Farms

You can visit Mountain Valley Farms and meet the goats, bunnies, sheep, cows and more. They also sell their meats, as well as other amazing Georgia Grown products and ice cream.

Make your own Pottery at In the Woods Studio

In the Woods Studio offers a variety of pottery classes for all ages.

Spend the Day on Carters Lake

Rent a Pontoon Boat from Carter’s Lake Marina and spend a day on the lake.

Go Trout Fishing


Go on trout fishing adventure with one of our experienced fishing guides.

Rent Bikes and Go For a Ride

Rent bikes from Cartecay Bike Shop and hit the trails!

Find Bigfoot

Research and find Bigfoot at Expedition: BIGFOOT!

www.exploretheellijays.com