Most spring breakers are going to the beach for their vacation, yet a mountain getaway can be just as fun.
Springtime in Southern Appalachia is presently comparable to summer weather. The temperatures have been in the mid-eighties. Bring the whole family for kayaking, boating, camping and more.
Cabin fever, you say, there are plenty of cabins to rent in the mountains. Enjoy nearby Lake Chatuge as though summer was already here.
Boat and kayak rentals can be found at Boundary Waters Resort and Marina, this is also the place to rent cottages. Visit their site at http://www.boundarywatersresort.com/lodging.html.
Areas near Lake Chatuge in Hayesville, North Carolina have spots for fishing. Visit Lee’s Country Store, a family owned store. These friendly folks can help direct you to the right location to fish, or they can sell you the fishing bait. The store is located at 3296 Highway 175 in Hayesville, North Carolina.
Certain roadside spots near Lake Chatuge have been the location for the youth. Some just tie a strong rope to a tree anywhere near the waters, and then splash, they are right in the lake. It is so much fun.
Hiking is always fun, after a day of boating, fishing or playing in the mud.
The Appalachian Trail is easily accessed at different areas in North Georgia. A particular location is near Helen, GA, which is approximately 30 miles from Hayesville, North Carolina. The area is known as Unicoi Gap, this trail leads further into other areas of the Appalachian Trail. Learn more about this gap and others areas near it by visiting http://www.georgiatrails.com/gt/AT_Hogpen_Gap_to_Unicoi_Gap.
Appalachia is full of adventures. The temperatures are warm and it feels like summertime. Come visit this place in the mountains, it's a wonderful destination for the whole family.