White County in Georgia offers some of the most pristine countryside in America and some of the best ways to enjoy it. The entire area is just right for families and individuals of all ages, as it is a perfect venue for everyone to do things together and enjoy one of the most remarkable areas of the country.
People have great choices of things to do, whether they just want to hang out for a while, or go hiking in the mountains of North Georgia, or even take a tour of the local galleries and museums of the area, it is all here in White County.
Cleveland, Georgia is a pretty little mountain town and you’ll come across plenty of good shopping, lots of history, small town cordiality and an attraction called Babyland. A visit to the courthouse will be a trip back through history, and the local art has a history all its own. Take some time and learn about the movies filmed in the town.
Hike the Appalachian Trail, because it begins here in White County. Take a morning and climb to the top of Mount Yonah and take a deep breath as you look out across the vista of North Georgia.
Over forty percent of the entire area of White County is either a state or federally managed land, a wildlife area, a park or places where outdoor recreation reigns supreme. The beginning of the Chattahoochee River starts in the county as well, so the swimming and fishing, as well as water skiing, kayaking and just hanging out are perfect in this area. There are several waterfalls, and many hiking trails and recreational areas for camping and hiking.
The Cabbage Patch Kids had their origin in Cleveland Georgia, and there are numerous references to that as well as wonderful displays of the Cabbage Patch tradition. The home of the Cabbage Patch Kids is Babyland General Hospital.
The shops and restaurants add to the wonderful tourist trade that visits Cleveland and the area each year. Cleveland is the industrial and commercial center of White county, and each year over 253 business licences are issued.