Discover Southern Highroads

The Southern Highroads is a scenic route across 13 counties in 4 states with something to offer for the entire family. Stretching across North Georgia, Western North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, Southern Highroads offers a wide variety of antique shops, arts, entertainment, dining, lodging, outdoor activities and fun for the entire family!

Featured Attractions

Long Creek Falls - Blue Ridge GA Wesser Bald Observation Tower located north of Franklin Union County Community Center
Stovall Mill Covered Bridge - Sautee GA Union County Courthouse Blairsville Ga Hiking the Yellow Mountain Trail - Highlands, NC

The Southern Highroads Trail Association would like to thank the following organizations for their continued support of the Southern Highroads Trail:

USDA Rural Development
Athens,  GA
The mission of USDA Rural Development is to enhance the ability of rural communities to develop, grow and improve their quality of life by targeting financial and technical resources in areas of greatest need through activities of greatest potential.
www.rurdev.usda.gov

Tri-State Electric Membership Corporation
McCaysville, GA
Tri-State EMC provides electrical services to areas of Fannin County, Georgia, Cherokee County, North Carolina and Polk County, Tennessee.
www.tsemc.net

USDA Forest Service
Southern Region
The US Forest Service provides leadership in achieving quality land management under sustainable multiple-use management concepts in order to meet the diverse needs of our citizens.
www.fs.fed.us/r8

Georgia Forestry Commission
Macon, GA
The Georgia Forestry Commission is a dynamic state agency responsible for providing leadership, service, and education in the protection and conservation of Georgia's forest resources.
www.gfc.state.ga.us

North Georgia Regional Development Center
Dalton, GA
The North Georgia Regional Development Center utilizes local resources to leverage state and federal partnerships. We enable a bottom-up process for planning, development, and program services to the North Georgia area and the local governments of Fannin, Gilmer, Murray, Pickens and Whitfield Counties.
www.ngrdc.org

Georgia Dept of Economic Development - Tourism Division
Gainesville & Dalton, GA
The North Georgia Regional offices of the Georgia Tourism Division provide information on programs and services to tourism industry partners in an effort to foster both bricks and mortar and soft product development. Cheryl Smith (770-535-5757) works out of the Northeast Georgia Mountains regional office and Janet Cochran (706-272-2945) works out of the History HighCountry regional office.
www.georgia.org

Upcoming Events

November 22, 2014 - November 23, 2014

14th Annual Mistletoe Market

November 26, 2014 - December 13, 2014

Festival of Trees

November 27, 2014

Clayton Cluckers Turkey

November 27, 2014 - December 25, 2014

Jingles on Main

November 28, 2014 - December 30, 2014

Festival of Trees - Cashiers

November 28, 2014 - November 29, 2014

Hard Candy Christmas

November 28, 2014 - November 30, 2014

7th Annual Christkindlmarkt