Location, Location! Blairsville, GA is located in Union County in north central Georgia, approximately two hours driving time from Atlanta GA, Chattanooga TN and Asheville, NC. Union County is about 322 square miles, its 204,736 acres is 48% within the Chattahoochee National Forest, making it a pristine and fantastic place to live or visit.
Elevations range from 1600 to 4784 feet above sea level. Blairsville is home of Georgia's highest point, Brasstown Bald. The climate is great. Winters here are generally moderate allowing for outdoor activities with an average 2-3 light snowfalls a year. The mountains come to life in the spring with an array of greens and beautiful flowers. Summer brings cool mornings and warm days. The lush landscape and moderate climate lends itself to swimming, golf, tennis, whitewater rafting, hiking, horseback riding and more. Fall brings out the beauty of the mountains painting the area with a shimmer of red and gold when the leaves change. The mornings are crisp and clear with warm days and cool evenings. Fall is a season you don't want to miss in the North Georgia Mountains!