Resort Happenings

Georgia Apple Festival 2014

The Villas at Coosawattee is THE CHOICE of lodging for the 2014 Apple Festival. The annual festival is held in Ellijay, Georgia on the Lions Club Fairgrounds on the weekend of October 11 - 12 as well as the weekend of October 18 - 19. Each festival day starts at 9am with free parking and $5.00 admission (children under 10 free). The festival features 300 unique and distinct vendors ranging from Arts & Crafts to Food to Apple Growers to a Children’s Section to Community Service. The antique car show is featured on October 11th at the Civic Center, and the Apple Festival Parade is on October 18th at 10am in historic Downtown Ellijay.

Reservations and Information (706) 276-1075 between 8am & 5pm EST



Tubing and Tube Tracker Trips

Tubing season is closed for 2014. Please check back for the opening of the 2015 season in May.  The General Store at Eagle Mountain (706) 635-1609.

Tubing fee is $15.00 per person and includes everything you need, shuttle service, tube, and life vest. Ask about discounted rates for large tubing groups.

The Coosawattee River Tubing Company also offers tube tracker trips, which are similar to kayaks but are much easier to maneuver. Each trip lasts 1-1/2 hours and is $20.00 per trip which includes equipment and shuttle to and from the river. Reservations are required.

Groups of 5 or more must be reserved with credit card which will not be charged until time of trip, however, if you are not present at departure time and have not contacted The General Store for cancellation at least 24-hours prior to departure, your credit card will be charged for the entire reservation.


The General Store at Eagle Mountain

The General Store at Eagle Mountain is located at Coosawattee River Resort's Eagle Mountain Gate. Step back in time to slower days of the old general mountain store where friends gather for special activities, every day needs, good food, good times, and arts and crafts. The store is open 7 days a week during the summer from 7am until 7pm. Call-in orders welcome: 706-635-1609.


Pickin' on the Porch

Just right outside of the Eagle Mountain Gate of the resort is The General  The General Store is always the talk of the community and the place to be for entertainment on event nights with great food, good company, and a variety of music from country to blue grass to Ole Time Rock and Roll. Bring your own lawn chair, pull up your seat next to the bon-fire, and roast some marshmallows while enjoying the entertainment and mountain ambiance! The store and deli will be available for your convenience of grocery items, crafts, great food, and more! 

2014 Early Fall Schedule- shows 7pm - 9pm unless otherwise advertised

  • Oct. 11th Loose Shoes Band   

  • Oct. 25th Barefoot Boone

Recreation Center

Water Aerobics: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday mornings

Lap swimming: mornings

For more: 706-276-9999