Hop in the car and road-trip through the South to see some of the country's most stunning fall colors.
Photo: Art Meripol
About 80 miles north of Atlanta, the small town of Ellijay sits on the edge of the Chattahoochee National Forest. Renowned as the "Apple Capitol of Georgia," Ellijay and surrounding Gilmer County are home to 10 pick-your-own apple orchards and the annual Georgia Apple Festival.
gilmerchamber.com or 706/635-7400.