Cherrylog, GA is located between Blue Ridge and Ellijay just off Hwy 515. Cherrylog is best known as the home of the Pink Pig Barbecue restaurant. People coming from Blue Ridge and Ellijay crowd the place every weekend.
Sisson has 2 very popular developments in Laurel Ridge and Cherry Lake. Other popular developments include Goose Island and Crockett Mountain where you will find a number of lots and cabins for sale.
For access to Rich Mountain Wilderness area take Rock Creek Rd. to the top of Rich Mountain. Here you will find a number of great hiking trails and a beautiful waterfall. If you continue down the mountain it turns into Stanley Creek Rd. and joins Aska Road by the Toccoa Riverside Restaurant.
A popular hike is along the Benton MacKaye Trail which crosses Hwy 515 at Cherry Lake. The Benton MacKaye Trail runs nearly 300 miles through the Appalachian mountains of the southeastern United States. It is designed for foot travel in the tradition of the Appalachian Trail.
Georgia Mountain View
Beginning at Springer Mountain in Georgia and ending at Davenport Gap on the northern edge of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Benton MacKaye Trail passes through some of the most remote backcountry in Georgia, Tennessee and North Carolina, including eight federally designated Wilderness and Wilderness Study Areas.
Population: 584 (2004)
Latitude: 34.61 N, Longitude: 84.53 W
Area code: 706