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Yes... Georgia has mountains!

Updated: May 17, 2022

I remember when I first moved my family to Georgia, I was pleasantly surprised at the stunning beauty of the south Appalachian landscape - or Piedmont region.

These mountains offer an incredible sense of adventure, and many... many things to do!

For starters, I'm a fan of going and hitting a mountain bike trail now and then. Don't get me wrong, I'm no expert, and I certainly don't have the best equipment, but here in North Georgia that doesn't seem to matter. In fact, it's so special that it has quickly become a capital place to bring your bike and hit the rugged trails.

Jeep trails can be found, and our neighboring city of Jasper is home to the annual Sheriff's Jeep Fest, 3-day event packed full of Jeep® obstacles, trails, mud, concerts, rides, food and more.

Lakes! There are so many breath-taking spots to get out on a small craft - like a kayak or a paddle board, canoe or even an inflatable.

Waterfalls! Did you know that Georgia has over 700 documented waterfalls?? Check this site out: — most of those waterfalls are in the north, and a large proportion of them being within an hours' drive of Talona Ridge RV Resort.

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