Clayton is a small town in North Georgia located in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Clayton sits in Rabun County where there are plenty of trails to hike, lakes & waterfalls to explore, camping opportunities and more. To get outdoors and enjoy nature, check out the Clayton travel guide details on this mountain destination.
Clayton City Facts:
- Originally named the Dividings & Claytonville, Clayton was incorporated in 1823
- Population just over 2,000 people
- Part of the Disney movie Old Yeller was filmed in Clayton in 1957
Clayton Insider’s Tip:
Make a pit stop at Wander North Georgia’s Main Street boutique for some rustic yet stylish outdoor themed souvenirs.