Monday, February 7, 2022 / by Nathan Fitts
Have you ever wanted to live in a postcard setting? If the answer is yes, you should expand your home search to include the towns of Blairsville & Suches in Union County, Georgia. From the charming downtown of Blairsville to the vast Blue Ridge Mountains in Suches, you will absolutely fall in love with this beautiful town!
On the North side of Union County, just minutes to the North Carolina line, you will find the crystal blue waters of Lake Nottely spanning over 4,000 acres! Choose from three marinas or several public boat ramps to launch your boat for hours of swimming, fishing, and fun! Downtown Blairsville you will find fabulous restaurants and adorable shops to explore. The community regularly hosts festivals and special events for extra fun all year long!
As you head South towards the unincorporated community of Suches, you’ll discover even more natural attractions like Vogel State Park, Helton Creek Falls, Lake Winfield Scott, and Blood Mountain where the Appalachian Trail crosses. Along the way to Brasstown Bald, Georgia’s highest peak, you can discover moonshine at Grandaddy Mimms or stop in an old country store like Sunrise Grocery for a blast from the past.
The community of Blairsville values taking care of their people. The hospital system, Union General, and doctors’ offices are top notch. The Union County School system is widely respected and provides excellent programs and tracks to enhance the education of the youth attending. The sprawling community park, Meeks, features a swimming pool, splash pad, picnic pavilions, playground, tennis courts, basketball court, skateboard park, dog park, and kayak launch pad!
Come see for yourself! We have lakefront houses, traditional homes, and cabins throughout the County that we think you’ll love!