31 days in Historic High Country Itinerary

31 days in Historic High Country Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Thomaston
Drive:  2 h
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
Blue Ridge
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
Fort Oglethorpe
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
— 9 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
End: Thomaston


Woodstock ©
Woodstock is a city in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Woodstock: Ball Ground (Gibbs Gardens & Poole's Mill Covered Bridge). There's much more to do: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Reformation Brewery (Woodstock), stroll through Leita Thompson Memorial Park, grab your bike and head to Little River Trail, and stroll around Old Mill Park.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Woodstock trip planner.

Thomaston to Woodstock is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In July in Woodstock, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Blue Ridge.

Things to do in Woodstock

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Roswell, Canton, Ball Ground
Highlights from your plan
Old Mill Park ©
Old Mill Park
Reformation Brewery (Woodstock) ©
Reformation Brewery (Woodstock)
FoxTale Book Shoppe ©
FoxTale Book Shoppe

Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge ©
A small resort town located in Georgia's "Historic High Country," Blue Ridge sits right on the national scenic trail that follows the Appalachian mountain range for over 3,300 km (2,100 mi).
Change things up with these side-trips from Blue Ridge: Jasper (Eagles Rest Park & Burnt Mountain Preserve Trail), Ellijay (Engelheim Vineyard, Build an Ark Animal Rescue, &more) and Chatsworth (Fort Mountain State Park & Cohutta Overlook). And it doesn't end there: relax in the rural setting at Mercier Orchards, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, walk around Fannin County Veterans Memorial Park, and hike along Aska Trails.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Blue Ridge visit planner.

Traveling by car from Woodstock to Blue Ridge takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Woodstock in July, plan for little chillier nights in Blue Ridge, with lows around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Fort Oglethorpe.

Things to do in Blue Ridge

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Ellijay, Jasper, Chatsworth, Expedition:BIGFOOT!, Serenberry Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Long Creek Falls ©
Long Creek Falls
Mercier Orchards ©
Mercier Orchards

Fort Oglethorpe

Fort Oglethorpe ©
Fort Oglethorpe is a city predominantly in Catoosa County with some portions in Walker County in the U.S. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fort Oglethorpe: Tunnel Hill (Clisby Austin House, Historic Western & Atlantic Railroad Tunnel, &more) and Cloudland Canyon State Park (in Rising Fawn). Pack the 15th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Lake Winnie Amusement Park. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, brush up on your military savvy at Sixth Cavalry Museum, identify plant and animal life at Lula Lake & Land Trust, and learn about winemaking at The Georgia Winery.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Fort Oglethorpe trip planner.

Traveling by car from Blue Ridge to Fort Oglethorpe takes 2 hours. Traveling from Blue Ridge in July, you will find days in Fort Oglethorpe are a bit warmer (90°F), and nights are about the same (71°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Fort Oglethorpe

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lookout Mountain, Tunnel Hill, Ringgold, Rossville, Cloudland Canyon State Park
Highlights from your plan
Rock City ©
Rock City
Chickamauga Battlefield ©
Chickamauga Battlefield


Rome ©
Rome is the largest city in and the county seat of Floyd County, Georgia, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rome: Mentone (Desoto Falls & Sallie Howard Memorial Baptist Church), Summerville (Paradise Garden & James H. ''Sloppy'' Floyd Park) and Fort Payne (Little River Canyon Center, Little River Canyon National Preserve, &more). The adventure continues: stroll the grounds of Myrtle Hill Cemetery, get out in the countryside at Southern Estates Alpacas, look for all kinds of wild species at Tigers For Tomorrow, and admire the sheer force of Noccalula Falls Park & Campground.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Rome holiday maker tool.

You can drive from Fort Oglethorpe to Rome in 1.5 hours. In July in Rome, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Fort Payne, Mentone, Carrollton, Summerville, Southern Estates Alpacas
Highlights from your plan
Noccalula Falls Park & Campground ©
Noccalula Falls Park & Campground
Myrtle Hill Cemetery ©
Myrtle Hill Cemetery
Rome-Floyd E.C.O. Center ©
Rome-Floyd E.C.O. Center