Area Attractions


check availability and make reservationsThe York House Inn is located near Dillard, and is surrounded by a variety of outdoor activities, such as kayaking, zip lines and golf. Black Rock Mountain State Park is minutes away, and is Georgia's highest elevation state park. If shopping is more your style, we've that too. We are an easy day trip from Cherokee, North Carolina, home to an authentic active Cherokee Indian village, and a host of related activities. We invite you to come visit this beautiful, relaxed way of life.

Please see this calendar for a schedule of upcoming area events.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES

WILDWATER
  whitewater rafting on the Chattooga River reservations@wildwaterrafting.com (866)319-8870

PRIMITIVE OUTBACK, INC

  kayaking on Little Tennessee River www.primitiveoutback.com (828) 349-1717

HIGHLANDS AERIAL PARK

  highest Zipline in Southeast www.highlandscanopytour.com  (828)536-8773

CHATTOOGA RIDGE CANOPY TOURS

  20 unique zips lines www.wildwaterrafting.com (864) 647-0165

BLACK ROCK MOUNTAIN STATE PARK
  Georgia's highest state park gastateparks.org/BlackRockMountain (706) 746-2123

SOUTHEASTERN EXPEDITIONS  
  Rafting Canoeing Kayaking   www.southeasternexpeditions.com  (800)868-7238

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VINEYARDS/DAY SPA

12 SPIES VINEYARDS
  Our closest winery 1/4 mile up the road! 12spiesvineyard.com (706) 746-2097

TIGER MOUNTAIN VINEYARDS
  Award wining wines, just 3 miles south of Clayton. Seasonal Red Barn Cafe! tigerwine.com (706)782-4777

STONEWALL CREEK VINEYARDS
  Rabun Counties newest stonewallcreek.com (706) 212-0584
AMARA CENTER
  Before or after a day in the mountains enjoy beauty and wellness, at the Inn or at the Center. theamaracenter.com

(706) 782-4009

       

SKIING AND SNOW TUBING

SCALY MOUNTAIN OUTDOOR CENTER

  snow tubing on winter weekends www.scalymountain.com (828) 526-3737

SAPPHIRE VALLEY SKI RESORT

  winter snow skiing or snow tubing skisapphirevalley.com (828) 743-1162

CATALOOCHEE SKI RESORT
  winter skiing or snow tubing cataloochee.com (800) 768-3588


SHOPPING

YESTERDAY'S TREASURERS ANTIQUE MALL

  one of the area's largest antique malls www.dillardgeorgia.com (706) 746-3363

BUTLER GALLERIES-CLAYTON ANTIQUE MALL

  art, crystal, china, rustic furniture www.butlergalleries.com (706) 212-0155

INDIGO
  Clothing and accessories  770 North Main Street, Clayton GA (770) 654-3156

BLUE EYE BUFFALO

  Native American jewelry, folk art, pottery www.native-american-market.com (706) 782-7828

DONCASTER OUTLET STORE
  outlet store for the Doncaster brand www.doncaster.com/doncasterecommerce  

GOLDEN MEMORIES AUCTION HOUSE
  Join the locals and big city buyers at weekly auctions in Mountain City www.goldenmemoriesauctions.com

(706) 746-6924

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ENTERTAINMENT

UNTO THESE HILLS

  outdoor pageant traces history of the Cherokee visitcherokeenc.com (866) 554-4557

THE SMOKY MOUNTAIN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

  concerts, theater, dance and more www.greatmountainmusic.com 866-273-4615
or 828-524-1598

RUBY CINEMA
  first run movie theater www.rubycinemas.com (706) 524-2076

HABERSHAM HILLS CINEMA

  first run movie theater georgiatheatrecompany.com (706) 776-7469

TIGER DRIVE-IN

  one of only 4 remaining drive-in theaters in Georgia www.tigerdrivein.com (706) 782-1611

HARRAH'S CHEROKEE CASINO
  slot, poke machines, digital blackjack and Mini Ba www.harrahscherokee.com (828) 497-7777

FRANKLIN LANES AND SKATEWAY
  Amish foods, gem mining, goats roam on the roof www.franklinlanesandskate.com (828) 524-8568


MUSEUMS

FOXFIRE

  Appalachian life as it was 150 years ago www.foxfire.org (706) 746-5828

MUSEUM OF THE CHEROKEE INDIAN

  authentic active Cherokee village from 1760 www.cherokeemuseum.org (828) 497-3481

GEORGIA HERITAGE CENTER FOR THE ARTS
  local art and artists www.georgiaartists.org (706) 754-5989

TALLULAH FALLS RAILROAD MUSEUM

  train station, locomotives and cars www.railga.com (706)746-7467

FRANKLIN GEM AND MINERAL MUSEUM
  gem and mineral specimens www.fgmm.org (828)369-7831

RABUN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
  collection that spans Rabun County   www.rabunhistory.org (706)782-5292

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RESTAURANTS

FARMHOUSE AT PERSIMMON CREEK

  Fine dining/Farm to table 3093 Blue Ridge Gap Road, Clayton GA (706) 782-9834

MAMA G
  Italian- re-opening Spring 2016 777 HWY 441S, Clayton, GA (706) 782-9565

LAKE RABUN HOTEL RESTAURANT
  Farm to Table 35 Andrea Lane, Lakemont, Georgia (706) 782-4946

MOON PIE PIZZERIA

  Pizza, sandwiches, wraps-delivery 7110 HWY 441N, Dillard, Georgia 30537 (706) 746-0031

CLARKS' ON MAIN
  Sports bar American Food 88 Main Street, Clayton, GA 30525  (706) 212-0101

FORTIFY KITCHEN AND BAR and FORTIFY PI
  Farm to Table and woodfired pizza next door 69 N. Main Street, Clayton, GA (706) 782-0050
 
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