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Golf Courses in Ellijay, Georgia - or Nearby

Are you a golf enthusiast seeking a getaway trip to the North Georgia Mountains? Look no further than Ellijay, Georgia. Nestled amidst the breathtaking beauty of the North Georgia Mountains, this charming town is conveniently located near some of the best golf courses in the region. Picture yourself surrounded by lush green fairways, serene lakes, and majestic mountain views as you navigate through challenging courses designed to test your skills. Pack your clubs, soak in the natural beauty, and get ready to tee off in paradise at one of these golf courses in Ellijay.

Public Golf Courses in Ellijay or Less than 45 Minutes Away

Whitepath Golf Course in Ellijay Georgia

Whitepath Golf Course in Ellijay Georgia
Whitepath Golf Course in Ellijay Georgia - Photo Credit:

12 minutes from Ellijay River House

18 Hole | Par 72

Nestled in North Georgia, a hidden gem awaits golf enthusiasts at a public golf course just 5 miles north of Ellijay, Georgia. This course is a captivating reflection of the majestic mountains that encircle it. The landscape boasts an 8-acre lake (Whitepath Lake), the serene Ellijay River, and a collection of charming creeks and ponds scattered throughout.

Crafted by the esteemed designers Rocky Roquemore and Joe Lee, this course presents a challenge to low-handicap golfers while remaining accommodating to those with higher handicaps. Whitepath Golf Club truly embodies the essence of a golf enthusiast's dream.

With its breathtaking rolling terrain and expansive vistas of the neighboring Blue Ridge Mountains and the Cohutta Wilderness, this course stands as one of the most enchanting and picturesque destinations for golfing in North Georgia.

Impeccably maintained to ensure your golfing pleasure, the course features small, fast bent grass greens that invite players to test their skills and enjoy the game to the fullest.

Course Location:

1156 Shenandoa Drive Ellijay, GA 30540

Course Contact Information:

(706) 276-3080

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Old Toccoa Farm Golf Course in Mineral Bluff, Georgia

Old Toccoa Farm Golf Course near Ellijay Georgia
Old Toccoa Farm Golf Course: Photo Credit:

27 minutes from Ellijay River House

18 Hole | 72 Par

Every hole and hazard on the course designed by Jack Dredla, Dan Proctor, and Dave Axland, affectionately known as Bunker Hill, is a testament to the unending presence of nature. The course's design seamlessly integrates twisted knots of mountain laurel, majestic rock outcroppings, and serene wildflower meadows, dictating the rhythm of the game. Prepare yourself for an extraordinary golfing experience amidst imposing bunkers, towering hardwoods, and the untamed beauty of the surroundings.

Immaculately manicured zoysia fairways and meticulously maintained bentgrass greens offer an unparalleled playing surface as the course gracefully winds its way through the river valley, traversing secluded hills and enchanting valleys. As you navigate through the native grasses and face the challenges of wicked bunkers, the panoramic mountain views that unfold before you will leave you in awe. This award-winning course guarantees an unforgettable golfing adventure.

Course Location:

596 Curtis Switch Road Mineral Bluff, GA 30559

Course Contact Information:

(706) 946-4653


Spring Lakes Golf Course in Chatsworth, Georgia

Spring Lakes Golf Course near Ellijay Georgia
Spring Lakes Golf Course. Photo Credit:

32 minutes from Ellijay River House

18 Hole | Par 72

Located in Chatsworth, GA, Spring Lakes Golf Club presents an exquisite 18-hole regulation golf course that embodies the essence of Country Club-level golfing, all while being remarkably affordable. With its stunning vistas, this course offers a truly memorable experience.

Stretching across 6,263 yards from the longest tees, the course provides a par of 72. It boasts a course rating of 70.4, complemented by a slope rating of 129. The fast Crenshaw bentgrass greens add an exciting element to the game, while water comes into play on 13 out of the 18 holes, ensuring a challenging experience that even the most passionate golfers will appreciate.

Course Location:

1591 Spring Place Smyrna Road Chatsworth, GA 30705

Course Contact Information:

(706) 695-9300


Indian Trace Golf Course in Chatsworth, Georgia

Indian Trace Golf Course near Ellijay Georgia
Indian Trace Golf Course. Photo Credit: Chris Mulkey

41 minutes from Ellijay River House

18 Hole | 71 Par

Experience the awe-inspiring beauty of North Georgia at Indian Trace, a captivating course that reconnects you with the splendor of the Appalachian Mountains and the serenity of cool mountain creeks. Situated within the premises of The Course at Indian Trace in Chatsworth, Georgia, this 18-hole masterpiece offers a golfing experience like no other.

Spanning across 6,144 yards from the longest tees, the Indian Trace Golf Course presents a par of 71. It boasts a course rating of 69.7, accompanied by a slope rating of 118. Crafted by the talented Harold Parrica, the Indian Trace Golf Course first welcomed players in 1990. Guiding the course with expertise is Tracy Spurlock, who serves as the Golf Professional/General Manager.

Course Location:

730 Witherow Bridge Road Chatsworth, GA 30705

Course Contact Information:


(706) 695-7353


Fields Ferry Golf Course in Calhoun, Georgia

Fields Ferry Golf Course near Ellijay Georgia
Fields Ferry Golf Course. Photo Credit:

44 minutes from Ellijay River House

18 Hole | Par 72

Just barely less than 45 minutes from Ellijay is Fields Ferry Golf Club. Situated in close proximity to Calhoun, Fields Ferry Golf Club presents magnificent vistas and a thrilling golfing experience suitable for players of all skill levels. The meticulously maintained fairways and greens at Fields Ferry Golf Club strike the perfect balance between challenging and welcoming, ensuring an enjoyable game for all. The knowledgeable staff is readily available to provide valuable insights and strategies to help you achieve your best performance on the course.

Course Contact Information:

(706) 625-9001

Course Location:

581 Fields Ferry Drive NE Calhoun, GA 30701

Accommodations and Dining Options

Join us at the Ellijay River House Bed and Breakfast, the perfect place for you to relax and unwind on the river after a day of golf. Additionally, the town is home to a variety of dining options, ranging from casual eateries to fine dining establishments, where you can enjoy delicious meals after a day on the greens.

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