"4th Best Summer Weekend Escape"
- USA Today Travel 2014
Where working farms meet home grown hospitality, the Dahlonega and North Georgia area has many unique agriculture type entertainment options for fun-filled days at Family Farms and Orchards.
1455 Black Mountain Road, Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
Open seasonally. Check website for details.
Black Mountain Forest Blueberry Farm is just North of Dahlonega, Georgia in Lumpkin County. They are in the foothills of the beautiful North Georgia mountains. Bring out the family and pick fresh blueberries from more than 200 bushes. Blueberry season is typically from June 15th through August 1st. Hayrides may be available for groups or families with prior notice.
Black Mountain Forst Blueberry Farm also offers local honey from their own hives. Pure Spring honey is typically available around June 15th, and Sourwood honey is typically available around August 1st. Honey is available during u-pick hours and by appointment. Quantities are limited so shop early!
Visit the most popular apple orchard and farm market in the North Georgia Mountains located near Ellijay, Georgia in Gilmer County. Pick your fun at the annual "Apple Pickin' Jubilee" where you can pick your own apples, milk a cow, watch live pig races, visit the petting farm, take a wagon ride through the orchard, visit the Moonshine Museum and watch live bands and cloggers on the Hillcrest Stage. Visit their playground and ride the giant slide down the mountain.
Come hungry because there's more food than you can hold. Visit the bakery and ice cream parlor for homemade fried apple pies, apple cider doughnuts, apple fritters, homemade ice cream and fudge. Wash it all down with some fresh cold apple cider.
Create a new tradition and come out to Holly Hill Tree Farm to choose to cut your own Christmas Tree. Holly Hill Tree Farm offers White Pine, Leyland Cypress, and Blue Spruce trees perfect for your holiday needs. Holly Hill Tree Farm is located in beautiful Dahlonega, Georgia.
Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber & Visitors Bureau | 13 South Park Street | Dahlonega, GA 30533 | (706) 864-3513 or (800) 231-5543