Apple Mountain Resort is an ideal getaway if you enjoy fishing, hunting, camping, white-water rafting, or any of the other outdoor activities Habersham County has to offer. Enjoy traditional Southern hospitality in the many shops and galleries in the area. The sweeping panoramic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains will awe even the most avid naturalists. The resort also offers basketball, horseshoes, shuffleboard, and sand volleyball. The pool facility is seasonal; it is closed from Labor Day to Memorial Day. Along sections of the scenic and often times thrilling Chattahoochee River some of the region's best whitewater rafting can be found. A number of professional outfitters and guides are available. The Chattahoochee National Forest and the Appalachian Trail provide a variety of hiking trails from a pleasure hike to a strenuous climb. The historic village of Demorest was founded in 1889 by a group of settlers determined to build a model town without alcohol that could become an educational center. Many older homes remain including one of the most historic church buildings in North Georgia. Tallulah Gorge is the largest canyon east of the Grand Canyon. This gorge is 1,200' in some areas. Magnificent waterfalls at the Tallulah Gorge State Park welcome visitors.
Another resort in the area you may like is Lake Tara Townhouse III. Lake Tara Townhouse III is located in Carrollton, Georgia only 35 miles from Atlanta. Lake Tara Townhouse III offers a swimming pool, is located on a lake, has a championship 18-hole golf course and tennis. The resort is near restaurants and shops in the Carrollton area. Lake Tara Townhouse III offers two bedroom condominiums, sleeping up to six comfortably.