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Prudential Georgia Realty
Ellijay GA


Karen S. Coker - Associate Broker
158 W. Church Street, Jasper, Ga. 30143
Cell 770-597-3682
Fax 706-253-1681


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Ball Ground, Cherokee County GA.
3564193 Exceptional Home & Shows Like a Model. This 4 bedrooms / 2.5 baths home has it all and more!! Separate dining room, great room has stack stone fireplace w/gas logs. Kitchen has granite counter tops. Master on the main with trey ceilings master bath has whirlpool tub, separate shower, double vanity, tile floors and walk-in closet. Two-car garage with finished half bead board half sheet rock walls, garage door openers and wireless garage keypad. Full ready to finish basement.

Ball Ground, Cherokee County North Georgia. Large Home for Sale.
Ball Ground, Cherokee County North Georgia. Large Home for Sale.

  152951 STEP BACK IN TIME! TOTALLY UPDATED BUILT IN 1920. 2 bedroom / 2 bath home on 2.85 acres. Sitting room / bonus room that could be 3rd bedroom. Nice screened in porch for relaxing after a long day. Beautiful tiered deck surrounded by spectacular lush landscaping, ponds and stream. 30X24 workshop with power.

North Georgia Mountain Home with Workshop for Sale.
North Georgia Mountain Home with Workshop for Sale.

  3516803 Lovely Home in Immaculate Condition!!!! Spacious renovated 4 bedroom / 3 bath home. Stack stone fireplace in living room with gas logs and cathedral ceilings. Separate dining room and spacious kitchen. Family room with built-in bookcase. Teen / in-law / guest suite. Beautifully landscaped large lot.

North Georgia Mountain Home for Sale.
North Georgia Mountain Home for Sale. Ellijay Area.

    Canton, Cherokee County home for sale.
3427089 Tranquility Abounds!!!! 5 Bedroom and 3 bath home with living room, great room and separate dining room. Large eat in chef's kitchen with oak hardwood floors/oak cabinets center island and double ovens. Master bath has garden tub, separate shower and his/hers walk-in closets. Custom built deck overlooking creek.

Canton, Cherokee County North Georgia Mountain Home for Sale.
Canton, Cherokee County North Georgia Mountain Home for Sale.


3376034  SOAR WITH THE EAGLES!!!! 70 MILE VIEWS OF ATLANTA and STONE MOUNTAIN!!!! Custom built Tuscany design. Hickory floors and cabinets. Walls of windows to bask in the views! Chef's delight kitchen has granite counters and double refrigerator. Exercise room, library/office, media room and recreation room. Master bath has double vanities, garden tub and separate shower. WOW!!

Jasper GA. Large Custom Mountain View Home for Sale.
Jasper GA. Large Custom Mountain View Home for Sale.


134047 Pride of quality craftsmanship is evident throughout this new rustic 3 bedroom / 2.5 bath home: wide baseboards with trim on top, matched grain handrail, cornice board in Master on main disguising subtle rope lighting to name a few. 2nd bedroom has 10' ceiling with private covered balcony. Large pantry / Laundry room.

Rustic Mountain Home with Covered Balcony and Full Basement for Sale.
Rustic Mountain Home with Covered Balcony and Full Basement for Sale.

  3453723  Beautiful And Very Spacious Home On 5 Acres. 5 Bedrooms and 4 Baths. Great room has Stone Fireplace with gas logs. Chef's delight kitchen with tiled floor, butcher block island with sink prep area, double ovens, breakfast bar. 2 car garage with unfinished bonus room above. Garden shed with electric. Dual zone HVAC. All this and on 5 acres.
Jasper GA. Big Mountain Home with 2 Car Garage for Sale.
Jasper GA. Big Home with 2 Car Garage for Sale. Pickens County.

142741 Exquisite is the only Way to describe this..... 3 bedroom / 2 1/2 bath one of a kind mountain with Highlands atmosphere. Stackstone fireplace. Open great room with wall of windows and French doors. Kitchen with island and built in breakfast nook. TV built ins in master bedroom and media room with wet bar on terrace level. Hot tub, river front on the Coosawatte River, successful rental program, fully furnished. Come visit for a moment and stay for a lifetime!

Riverfront Mountain Home with Stone Fireplace for Sale. Successful Vacation Rental
Riverfront Mountain Home with Stone Fireplace for Sale. Successful Vacation Rental.

  140993 Immaculate!!! Is the only way to describe this home. Mrs. Clean lives here! Split bedroom floor plan. Floors, light fixtures and appliances have all been upgraded. Master bath has corner garden tub and separate shower. Beautiful 2 acre lot has outbuilding for storage, etc. Must see to appreciate.
Mountain Mobile Home on 2 Acres for Sale. Ellijay GA.
Mountain Mobile Home on 2 Acres for Sale. Ellijay GA.
  154013 Absolute Serenity with the melodic sound of the trout stream babbling over the rocks. 2 Bedroom / 2 bath log home with your own private island that has a bridge approach. All of this on one acre white water Mountain Town Creek lot. Ready for vacation rental program!
North Georgia Mountain Home on Trout Stream, Creek for Sale.
North Georgia Mountain Home on Trout Stream, Creek for Sale.
  3483943 Welcome to your new home nestled among the hardwoods! Enjoy your everyday retreat with this 4 bedroom / 2 bath ranch home on 3 acres. Fireplace in great room. Separate dining room. Master bedroom with sitting room and gas log fireplace. Very nice rear deck and screened porch. Gated community with wildlife, hiking trails and park like settings.
North Georgia Mountain Home for Sale. Ellijay, Jasper Ga.
New North Georgia Mountain Home for Sale. Gated Community.
  3555329 TOTALLY REMODELED 3 bedroom / 1 bath with peace and quiet yet in city limits. Walk to city park and shopping. Living room, den with fireplace, eat-in kitchen with all new cabinets and appliances, full unfinished basement and all this on .669 ac. private wooded corner lot.
Remodelled North Georgia Mountain Home for Sale.
Remodeled North Georgia Mountain Home for Sale.
  3554807 Welcome to your new home. 3 bedroom / 2 1/2 bath home. Nice eat-in kitchen with all black appliances, pantry, breakfast bar at the large center island. Separate dining room. Master bedroom has large sitting room. Master bath has separate shower, large corner whirlpool tub and double vanity.
New North Georgia Mountain Home for Sale.
New North Georgia Mountain Home for Sale.
  168610 Privacy and Seclusion in this 2 bedroom / 1 bath log home with abundant hardwoods and towering hemlocks. Long private drive leads you back to the log cabin nestled in the woods. Wood burning fireplace, glass enclosed dining area and sleeping loft in the cozy interior. All this and 1.65 ac. Nature lover's hideaway!!!!
Private Mountain Log Home for Sale. North Georgia.
Private Mountain Log Home for Sale. North Georgia.
  3548976 Rockmart, Paulding County GA 
Immaculate, Well Kept 1 Owner Stepless Ranch!! 3 bedroom / 2 bath home on level .47ac. Separate dining room and large laundry room. Nice master suite with trey ceiling. Large garden tub in master bath. 2 car garage.

North Georgia Ranch Home for Sale.
North Georgia Ranch Home for Sale. Paulding County.

Land listings

Ellijay, Gilmer County GA. 
156778 Enjoy park, river access and river view without the price of river frontage!!! Gorgeous area of community and very nice lot. .47ac.

North Georgia Mountain River Access and View Building Lot For Sale
North Georgia Mountain River Access and View Building Lot For Sale
  154623 More history on this land than room here to describe! From all indications of the research, this land went from the Cherokee Indians to J.W. Gilder in 1843 where he established a full working homestead of 160 acres. This 1.6 acre parcel appears to be the original homeplace by virtue of the still standing chimney. Beautiful area of historical Gilmer Co.
North Georgia, Gilmer County Mountain Land For Sale
North Georgia, Gilmer County Mountain Land For Sale.
  151005 Build your dream home on this gently rolling lot. Could have a beautiful view. Community has pool, tennis, ponds and abundant wildlife for your enjoyment. Builders and Investors take a look!!!
North Georgia Mountain Building Lot For Sale
North Georgia Mountain Building Lot For Sale
  135661 Lake frontage! Twenty lot gated subdivision developed for log homes. Come enjoy nature at its finest! Close to town yet country privacy!

North GA Lake Front Lot for Sale. Log Home Community.
North GA Lake Front Lot for Sale. Log Home Community.

  152210 Three beautifully wooded acres. Upscale gated community in beautiful area. Not far from town. Driveway & building site laid out.

North Georgia 3 Acre Mountain Lot For Sale
North Georgia 3 Acre Mountain Lot For Sale

  HB100 If you are longing to escape the big city and looking for the most spectacular breathtaking vista and pastoral views in North Georgia...THIS IS IT!!!. Enjoy nature's serenity and sunsets in this community of  upscale homes.

North Georgia Mountain Real Estate Listings. Lots for sale.
Mountain view lots for sale.
Ellijay GA Gilmer County


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Attractions & Points of Interest

Historic Sites:
Chieftain's Trail - A tour of local Native American sites; Call Gilmer County Chamber of Commerce for information. 706-635-7400

Downtown Ellijay - The quaint square is lined with historic buildings, antique, craft, & gift shops, as well as eateries of all kinds. Don't miss the Hyatt Hotel, now the courthouse, the Perry House, the Tabor House, and the Dr. Watkins residence. Ellijay G.A.Website

Ellijay City Cemetery - Best Panoramic views of the city, valley and mountains; South of the square, Ellijay

Fort Mountain - Prehistoric rock formations; Highway 52 West.

Gilmer County Courthouse - National Register of Historic Places, built around 1891 as Hyatt Hotel On the square, Ellijay.

Kell Farm - Built in 1867 by James Kell, the farm is occupied by his descendants. A marker in the cemetery commemorates Kell's Revolutionary War exploits.

Old Cartecay United Methodist Church - est. 1834, oldest Methodist Church in North Georgia. Call to arrange a tour. Highway 52 East & Roy Road. Call:706-276-3703

Places to Visit near Ellijay, Gilmer County Georgia:
Apple Orchard Alley - Eleven of the county's 18 orchards are spread across the picturesque valley along State Highway 52. Other orchards dot Gilmer County's valleys & hillside. Pick up a map at the Gilmer County Chamber Office.

Colonel Poole's Georgia Bar-B-Q, Inc. - A favorite stomping ground for local & national celebrities, the Pig Hill of Fame offers barbecue & a chance to immortalize your name on the fabled hillside. Craig Street, East Ellijay.
Oscar Poole Call:(706) 635-4100
P.O. Box 690, East Ellijay, GA 30539

Ellijay Wildlife Rehabilitation Sanctuary - Call for reservations!
Craig Cylke Call:(706) 276-2980
435 Cougar Lane, Ellijay, GA 30540

Gilmer Golf & Games -
Sally Dorward Call:(706) 698-4653
7286 Highway 515 South, Ellijay, GA 30540 - Visit our Website

Grandpa Jones Corn Maze & Pumpkins -
Scott & Jewell Jones, Owners Call:706-273-2306
5959 Boardtown Road, Ellijay, GA 30540 - Visit our Website!

Hillcrest Orchards - Baby animals.
Janice Smith Call:(706) 273-3838
9696 Highway 52 East, Ellijay, GA 30540

Llamas - Off Highway 52 West. Call 706-276-3658 for reservations.

Pink Pig - Jimmy Carter's favorite barbecue place offers delicious food & unique atmosphere with photos of the famous & not-so-famous interspersed among pig memorabilia. Highway 515 North, Cherry Log.
Bud Holloway Call:(706) 276-3311
P.O. Box 100, Cherry Log, GA 30522

River Park - A picturesque recreation complex on the banks of the Coosawattee River, the park offers picnic areas, tennis courts, and a walking trail. Old Highway 5 South, along the Coosawattee River. South of the Dairy Queen.

Carters Lake near Ellijay and Chatsworth Georgia.

Carters Lake was formed from the bed of the Coosawattee River between Ellijay and Carters, Georgia.  3,000+ acre Carters Lake offers recreational opportunities for fishermen, hunters, campers, boatsmen, bikers, and hikers. Long before the creation of Carters Lake, this portion of the Coosawattee was known as one of the best whitewater rapids in the eastern United States.

About the Lake

Since the completion of the original dam in 1977, Carter's Lake has become popular with fishermen, hikers, mountain bikers, and campers. Today the lake, deepest of all lakes in the state of Georgia, boasts good lake fishing, a remote nature and rich cultural and natural history.

The lake is a watershed, designed to help control the annual flooding of the Etowah River Valley. The secondary purpose of the lake is power generation. In the center of the lake, the main channel is a thin strip with long fingers running deep into the mountains making this an excellent place to go canoeing.

Area History

The earliest written description of the area is probably 1731. A Virginian describes the junction of two roads in Cherokee county including the unmistakable descent along the Coosawattee River. In 1735 a second letter about the same road mentions the Cherokee town of Ellijay.

In 1838 the Cherokee were rounded up in the Ellijay area and detained in Fort Hetzel in East Ellijay. From the fort they were marched in groups to an area not far from the present-day dam to head north to the Cherokee Agency in Tennessee. Cherokee from Dahlonega's Fort Embry (or Fort Dahlonega) would follow the same route. From Tennessee they would be forced west on a route known today as The Trail of Tears.

In spite of the excellent power source created by the rapid descent of the Coosawattee, industrial development along the river was almost non-existent because the surrounding land was too rugged. Only occasional farms occupied the area with a saw mill and two grist mills near the river. Keen hikers can spot the remains of the sawmill with the unusual undershot wheel along the Tumbling Waters Trail that begins at the Ridgeway Day Use Area.

The area in the southeast corner of the lake was home to Hoyt Kelly, a moonshiner of note. Hoyt, unlike his more famous brethren in Dawsonville and beyond, did not drive fast cars to deliver his product to market. Instead he would sell the "likker" from a large cauldron to guests who visited from Atlanta.

When approval for Carters Lake dam was attained by the Corps of Engineers the outdoor world mourned the loss of what many enthusiasts considered the best whitewater run east of the Mississippi. Atlanta Writer James Dickey, one such enthusiast, journeyed to the river to make a final run. A friend, who was to pick him up on the Carters end of the lake stumbled across a moonshine operation. After the intruder explained what he was doing in the area, the owner of the still told his son to take the man to the pickup site and if the canoeists didn't show up at the appointed time, kill him. Luckily, Dickey and his friend came into sight within a couple of hours, but the idea for Deliverance was born.

Recreation at Carters Lake

Because of its remote nature, the lake and surrounding land offer more outdoor activities than Allatoona or Lanier. A large wildlife management area gives hunters a spectacular array of medium to large animals. Fishing is also a popular pastime.

Four hiking trails of varying difficulty make the lake a hiking destination. The Oak Ridge Trail follows a high ridge to the lakeside, then returns along a creek. In just over a mile there are four distinct ecosystems. Tumbling Waters (Ridgeway) takes you to one of the few remaining waterfalls in the area (many are beneath the level of the lake}. Here Tails Creek twists and turns down a fifty-foot cascade. The Hidden Pond Songbird Trail is an easy hike that allows you to visit the wetlands of a gentrified beaver pond, and the beaver pond itself, rich in waterfowl. Finally, the Carters Lake Nature Trail takes you through some of the most scenic areas near the Visitors Center, with multiple scenic views of the lake.

Lake Blue Ridge

Lake Blue Ridge is located in Fannin county in North Georgia. The elevation of Lake Blue Ridge is 1,690 ft. above sea level. Lake Blue Ridge covers 3,290 acres. Lake Blue Ridge is fed by the Toccoa River that starts in the heart of the North Georgia mountains. The river flows north to Lake Blue Ridge. Once the water passes through the dam it continues on a northward trek until it reaches the Tennessee state line. At that point the river changes its name to the Ocoee River. This was the site of the white water rafting events for the 1996 Olympics. There are a few boat ramps located around the lake. They are at Morganton Point and Lake Blue Ridge recreation areas.

      Originally the lake was given the name Lake Toccoa by the Toccoa Power and Electric Company. The lake was built by the power company between 1929 and 1932. Later on the lake was sold to the Tennessee Valley Authority and the name was changed to Lake Blue Ridge.

       Lake Blue Ridge is considered one of the most pristine and beautiful lakes to visit in the state of Georgia. This is partly due to the fact that most of the land around the lake is part of the USFS Chattahoochee National Forest. Since most of the land is part of the USFS National Forest this prevents much development from occurring around the lake. Lake Blue Ridge is also surrounded by a number of mountains and hills. One such mountain is Green Mountain with a height of 2,557 ft. The Green Mountain Trail offers hikers many wonderful views of the lake. The Lake Blue Ridge Trail also many Lake Blue Ridge views.

      There are many opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast at Lake Blue Ridge. Hiking, fishing and there are many mountain biking trails around the lake and you explore Lake Blue Ridge in a canoe. It is easy to see why a person could spend an entire day, week, or even longer just at Lake Blue Ridge.

    One of the main attractions of the lake is the good fishing available. Smallmouth bass and walleyes are the most abundant fish, however, bluegills and the muskie can also be found here. It is possible to fish from the banks of the lake at a few places, however most fishermen will use their boats and set out to find a small hidden cove to do their fishing.


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