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Since we're out in the "Country" we have a large selection of "Get close to Nature" things to do.

If you want to really enjoy the outdoors you've come to the right Place.

So go and enjoy !

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"OUTSIDE" things to do are below.
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CAMPING - RV'ING:

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Great places to camp from "very rugged" to "just like home" and maybe a place

for your RV or traveltrailer to park.

Jackrabbit Mtn Campground - 828-837-5152 and  877-444-6777 (map)(video)

Jackrabbit Mountain Recreation AreaTrail map of JR

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Fires Creek - 828-837-5152 (map)

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Clay County Recreation Park - 828-389-3532 (map)

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Chatuge Cove Complex: Marina, Campground.

RV Park & Cottage Rentals (828) 389-6155***

Tusquittee Ranger District-Jackrabbit News

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HIKING, WALKING, BACK-PACKING

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If you're just a casual walker or an avid "all out" hiker we have it all for you right here.

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Jackrabbit Mtn Hiking Trails - 877-444-6777 (map) (video)

Jackrabbit Mountain Recreation Area Trail map of JR

Jackrabbit Mountain Recreation Area Trails: (828) 837-5152 at 465 JackRabbit Rd., Hayesville (map) .....Probably the nicest hikingandbiking trail within 2 hrs of Atlanta. Outer Loop is 2 miles and inner loop is 1.2 miles. Scenic trails along Lake Chatuge and Jackrabbit Mtn. Many other things to do including camping, fishing, swimming, boating & picnicking.

Tusquittee Ranger District-Jackrabbit News

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Lake Chatuge Dam (map) (video) (pics)

Lake Chatuge Dam: Very easy and straight paved walk with a beautiful view of the Lake and surrounding Mountains. You can bring your dog or bike and also run. Great place.Roundtrip about 30 minutes.

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Clay County Recreation Park - 828-389-3532(map) (pics)

Clay County Recreational Park: (828) 389.3532 on Myers Chaper Road, Hayesville (map) ..... Paved and easy to walk. Can be added to the Dam walk and the "Gibson Cove" camp area and boat ramp for a total of apx 2 miles. There are ample places to park. We suggest parking at the Dam and walking the Dam and continuing thru the camp area and on to the CC recreational park doen to the children's playground and beach. Includes one moderate hill by the campground. Toilet facility at the campground. Roundtrip about 1.5 hrs.

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Fires Creek - 828-837-5152 (map)

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Clay County Recreational Center 828-389-0368 (map) (pics) (satellite)

Baseball fields, Soccer, Kids Playground, Indoor activities and more.

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Check out this website on Hiking in our area.

Mountain High Hikers Schedule

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BASEBALL, FOOTBALL, TENNIS, PLAYGROUND

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Clay County Recreational Center 828-389-0368 (map) (pics) (satellite)

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PICNICKING

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Who doesn't enjoy that ? From "very remote" to "easy to get to".

Fires Creek - 828-837-5152 (map)

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Clay County Recreation Park - 828-389-3532 (map)

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Jackrabbit Mtn Campground - 877-444-6777 (map) (video)

Tusquittee Ranger District-Jackrabbit News

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Best BIKING anywhere

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I am not sure about our narrow roads but do we have a place for "Bicycling".

Jackrabbit Mtn Campground - 877-444-6777 (map) (video) (pics)

Trail map of JR

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Clay County Recreation Park - 828-389-3532 (map)

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Lake Chatuge Dam (map) (video) (pics)

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Check out the Southern Appalachian Bicycle Association  website right here.

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HORSE-BACK RIDING

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Plenty of room in our Forests or do you want a guided tour?

Fires Creek - 828-837-5152 (map)

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Chunky Gal Stables - 828-389-4175 (map)

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WATER RELATED: FISHING, BOATING, SWIMMING, WATER SKIING

We have 6 sq. miles of water in our County and numerous streams for fishing.

Go here for Fishing in the Smoky Mountains.

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HUNTING

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We are not known for big hunting reserves but we do have Hunting here.

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GOLFING ... 2 Golf courses in Clay County

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Yes, we have a few courses with great views.

Go to our Golf page right here.

Go here for Golf "Stuff" .. balls, clubs, etc ...(map)Here are some "Golf Rules" to know.

Chatuge Shores (828) 389.8940 (map) (pics)

Read some tips from Matt List the Golf Pro: about the clubs, And here is another tip about clubs

and another tip from MAtt.

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The Ridges Golf Course (828) 389.9000 (map) (pics)

Christmas 2014 Special

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Brasstown Valley Resort (800) 801-3205 (map)

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SCENIC DRIVES

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Mountains, fields, streams and farm houses or expensive homes, yes we got it all.

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WATERFALL DRIVES

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Just a few in our county but plenty you can see in a day's tour, just click here.

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HISTORIC SPOTS

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Got a few of them too. Indian country here, you know, before we moved them out.

"Old Jail" Museum (1912) (828) 389-6814 at 21 Davis Loop, Hayesville (map)

Cherokee Homestead Exhibit (pics) (at 21 Davis Loop, Hayesville) (map)

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AGRI-TOURISM

Up and coming. We all want to eat healthier so we can live longer (Too bad we won't have enough money).

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ROCK HOUNDING - GEMS - MINERALS

Check out Club meeting right here

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Bird Watching

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Last Updated on Thursday, 18 December 2014 14:39
 
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