The Orchard is a premier golf community nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is one of the few gated developments in the area. Homes in The Orchard have been designed and built to emphasize the natural beauty of the area, many with big mountain views or scenic vistas across the golf links. The Orchard is located with easy access to US Hwy 441 and near the towns of Clarkesville, Tallulah Falls & Clayton. The Orchard Golf & Country Club is a private 18-hole championship golf course. The layout is a journey through picturesque mountains making it the absolute golfing experience designed by famed golf course architect, Dan Maples.