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    New Years 2023-2024 Rabun County Events

    By Jon Barnwell | December 30, 2023

    What will you do to ring in New Years 2024? It turns out there are quite a few options here in Rabun County! Tiger Mountain Vineyards is hosting a new Years Eve Party from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Here’s a link to secure your ticket to that one. They describe it as “night of elegance,... Read More

    Video: Lake Burton Park in Rabun County

    By Jon Barnwell | November 25, 2023

    A lot of people in Rabun County don’t know about Lake Burton Park, but it’s a great spot! Lake Burton Park in Clayton, GA, was established in 2014, just after a tornado came through the area, and the group that has set it up did a great job! Jon Barnwell, RE/MAX agent, visits the park... Read More

    New Listing with Waterfall and Gardens in the Persimmon neighborhood of Rabun County (2359 Persimmon Road)

    By Jon Barnwell | November 11, 2023

    We’ve got a new listing in the Persimmon neighborhood of Rabun County! Luxury executive lodge located in a very private setting, on unrestricted property in the Persimmon Community. Amazing accessibility to the Tallulah River for trout fishing, Lake Burton for water sports, and not far from Clayton, GA restaurants and shopping. Check out the video... Read More

    New Video: Fall in GA Mountains: Best Spots at Rabun’s Chattooga River (and the perfect rafting trip?)

    By Jon Barnwell | October 24, 2023

    It’s about the third week in October 2023 in Rabun County, already a beautiful fall season here in the Georgia mountains. The leaves are turning, and what’s a better place to check out some fall color than the Chattooga River?! 😀 We stopped by to see our friends at Southeastern Expeditions. They’re gearing up for... Read More

    The Rock House downtown Clayton, GA decorated for the fall season!

    By Jon Barnwell | October 11, 2023

    Walking around downtown Clayton, GA in early October, you’ll notice that the Rock House garden has been spiffed up with some beautiful fall decor! These pumpkins and bales of hay come from a special group — the Mountain Ivy Garden Club — a club that probably doesn’t get enough appreciation for everything they do in... Read More

    Touching the ‘Touch-Me-Not’ (Spotted Jewelweed) Plant in Rabun County, Georgia

    By Jon Barnwell | September 30, 2023

    A late-summer or early autumn walk around Black Rock State Park in Rabun County, you might notice a common (and very cool!) plant, as we did in this video. In fact, it’s such a common plant that it’s probably in your yard. When you touch it just right, you might notice it’s actually spring-coiled! So... Read More

    Friends Clayton Grill opens in Rabun County, GA — rooftop bar and grill in

    By Jon Barnwell | September 27, 2023

    Clayton has a new restaurant — a place to sit on the roof and enjoy mountain views and see what’s happening on Main Street! Friends American Grill has opened a location downtown. It’s a new hangout for Rabun County, and there are lots of special things about it that make it popular. We visited on... Read More

    Hwy 28 Land in GA with Views & Hike to Trout Fishing by Chattahoochee National Forest & Highlands NC

    By Jon Barnwell | September 18, 2023

    Looking for land with National Forest at your backyard? Located at the end of Warwoman and walking distance to the West Fork Chattooga River, this 2.58 acre tract borders a gorgeous stretch of Hwy 28 and U.S. Forest Service. It’s the perfect spot to build your dream home in the North Georgia Mountains of Rabun... Read More

    Rabun County Land Ready to Build on Screamer Mountain

    By Jon Barnwell | September 2, 2023

    Two Screamer Mountain lots with private road frontage, breathtaking views, and homesite graded in! Build where you can see Black Rock State Park! You can probably see the town of Clayton from these lots, but it’s just a few minutes to drive into town, with shopping and restaurants close by — in fact, Rabun County... Read More

    Timpson Creek Farm goes Under Contract

    By Jon Barnwell | August 17, 2023

    We’ve got a deal on Timpson Creek Farm! (view listing) Once an organic farm and roadside produce stand, it’s 25+ acres with a historic barn, stocked trout stream, and 1920s renovated home (chef’s kitchen, sauna, luxury bath) right next to a tract of National Forest. The farm house, updated with absolutely new everything, overlooks open... Read More