Welcome to Union County
Whether you are looking for adventure or solitude Union County has it all. Venture out and explore the expansive natural beauty of our area, complete with majestic waterfalls, invigorating hiking trails and crystal clear lakes or gather with friends and family at one of our state-of-the-art facilities, including our Equestrian Center, Farmers Market or our new $5 million Community Center. Union County has it all and we welcome you to our community.
In the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of north Georgia, relaxing is one of the best ways to pass the time. Cool mountain breezes, therapeutic sounds of crystal clear water cascading throughout the countryside and calming sounds of nature make Union County a true destination for those looking to heal the mind, body and soul.
If a renewal is what you are after, Union County is the place. Nature takes center-stage here and offers the perfect backdrop for invigorating hikes, awesome mountain bike rides and or challenging cycling routes. Arts and crafts are also at your door-step here in Union County along with sustainable farm to table activities, community events and festivals and other renewal opportunities. Visit the Union County Chamber of Commerce for a complete list of ways to renew!
Valley Above The Clouds
Suches is an unincorporated area in Union County in the Georgia mountains, about 2 hours north of Atlanta. With an altitude of around 3,000 ft. Suches is blessed with clean mountain air and cool temperatures, typically 5 to 8 degrees lower than Atlanta. We do get an abundance of rain in the summer and some snow in the winter. During fall, the leaves present a dazzling display of colors, orange, red, bronze, yellow and everything in between. In the summer there is a nice breeze during the day and cool nights.