More adventures await visitors with nearby attractions and things to do in Ellijay, East Ellijay and Gilmer County. Find out why we are known as the Apple Capital of Georgia by visiting one of our many apple houses and orchards, some are open year round, while others welcome you during the fall season. While we are well known throughout north Georgia for our apple orchards, there are many wineries in the area. Visit these unique vineyards and their tasting rooms with breathtaking views and live music on the weekends.
Ellijay is also known as the Mountain Bike Capital of Georgia, but mountain biking is just one of the many outdoor activities that you can enjoy. Our beautiful rivers, national forrest areas, state parks, and Carters Lake provide many recreational activities for you and your family to enjoy.
You will be pleasantly surprised when you make a visit to Downtown Ellijay. Tasting rooms, restaurants, antique stores, the playhouse are only a few places in Downtown Ellijay to explore.
A visit to Ellijay would not be complete with out visit our Expedition: Bigfoot Museum or nearby Gibbs Gardens.
You can always check out our calendar of events for upcoming music performances, festivals, and other special events happening in the area.